Food Wholesaler Relies on PacLease to Supply Remote Northwest Canada

Food Wholesaler Relies on PacLease to Supply Remote Northwest Canada

A cash-and-carry facility and wholesale food store serves as a lifeline for the Liard First Nation community in the Yukon Territory and mining camps, fishing lodges, hunting camps and fire camp outposts during the wildfire season in a remote area 12 hours north of Vancouver. To supply the 5,500 residents spread out over a 900-kilometer radius, Bulkley Valley Wholesale relies on durable Peterbilt trucks leased through Peterbilt Pacific Leasing, the PacLease franchise in Surrey.

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PacLease Names North American Franchises of Year - Kenworth Ontario PacLease and Allstate Leasing

PacLease awarded its 2018 North American Franchises of the Year at an awards ceremony during the Trucking Rental and Leasing Association annual meeting. PacLease also named its 2018 Kenworth and Peterbilt franchises of the year for the United States and Canada at the awards ceremony.

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Consolidated Supply: 90 Years of Excellence in Wholesale Distribution

Consolidated Supply: 90 Years of Excellence in Wholesale Distribution

Fourth generation family-owned wholesale plumbing distributor Consolidated Supply Co., based in Portland, Oregon, is experiencing record growth at its branch locations due to a construction boom now underway. To serve its 17 branch locations, its fleet of 67 trucks - mostly Peterbilts and Kenworths — traveled 2.7 million miles in 2017. The company’s fleet operations manager says full-service leasing from PacLease has been key to a flawless distributing operation by maximizing uptime. 

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Heritage Transport Maintains Cutting Edge In Environmental Waste Hauling

 Heritage Transport Maintains Cutting Edge In Environmental Waste Hauling

Heritage Environmental Services relies on its logistics arm - Heritage Transport, with its fleet of 400 trucks, to move waste acids and other industrial waste to its certified landfill, thermal waste incinerator and inorganic waste treatment plants. If the waste can’t be recycled into reusable products, Heritage properly disposes of it. Meanwhile, Heritage Transport relies on Peterbilt, PacLease and a number of PacLease franchises to keep the their trucks in tip-top shape and moving.

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PacLease Sees 30 Percent Growth in Business in 2017

 PacLease Sees 30 Percent Growth in Business in 2017

PacLease ended 2017 with a 30 percent increase in the number of trucks it leases over its 2016 results. The full-service leasing provider also grew its rental business by 20 percent. PacLease achieved these results despite relatively flat growth when comparing year-over-year truck sales in 2016 and 2017.

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CoVar Transportation Drives their Business Forward with PacLease

CoVar Transportation Drives their Business Forward with PacLease

Pennsylvania-based trucking operation learns painful and expensive lesson in relying on used trucks to haul fertilizer. Company co-founder said had his company acquired Peterbilt trucks from Rush PacLease and Hunter Peterbilt PacLease through full-service leasing instead of buying used trucks, it would have been ahead by $200,000 in its first year of operation starting in 2014 instead of running into the red.

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Trans-West Carries the Load in a Non-Stop Operation

Trans-West Carries the Load in a Non-Stop Operation

As the Truckload Carrier Association’s second safest carrier in the 25 million to 49.99 million mile division in 2016 and one of Canada’s 50 best-managed companies for the past six years according to CIBC and Deloitte, Trans-West has set up a transportation system that hauls produce into Canada as quickly and efficiently as possible. The co-owner of the Lachine, Quebec-based company says full-service leasing from PacLease is a key part of the company’s strategy in maximizing fleet operation efficiency.

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PacLease Truck Rental Market Showing 20 Percent Growth

PacLease Truck Rental Market Showing 20 Percent Growth

PacLease has seen a 20 percent jump in Class 8 truck rentals nationwide and growth in the Class 6/7 medium-duty rental truck market during the third quarter even before the impact of hurricanes Harvey and Irma has been realized. The seasonal needs of the agricultural industry coupled with increases in freight volume in the spot market due to increased industrial output, home construction and moderate consumer spending have all driven up the market’s need for more rental trucks. Rental services available from PacLease feature late model Petertbilts and Kenworths from Class 6 to Class 8 to help meet that need.

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PacLease Launches New Web Site

PacLease Launches New Web Site

PacLease’s new website offers customers enhanced connectivity with pages that are displayed automatically optimized for their browsers or devices. The site also includes click-to-call functionality, a franchise locator to help customers find the nearest PacLease location, and an integrated social media presence with an enhanced news page to offer current and prospective customers greater visibility in to the company.

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