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PacLease Names Kenworth Sales Company as its  North American Franchise of the Year

PacLease Names Kenworth Sales Company as its North American Franchise of the Year

March 29, 2021

Kenworth Sales Company, a PacLease franchise since 1997, has been named the PacLease 2020 North American Franchise of the Year. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, the franchise has grown to 16 PacLease locations, operating in six states. It offers Kenworth’s full line of medium and heavy-duty trucks, plus rental trucks. According to Ken Roemer, president of PACCAR Leasing, PacLease franchises stepped up with great support to their customers during a year “with so many unknowns due to COVID-19. Kenworth Sales Company led the way,” he said. “They’re truly passionate about working with their customer base and investing in their people and facilities. It shows in how many long-term customers they have. I’m honored to present Kyle Treadway, president of Kenworth Sales Company, and his team, with our top honor. They had a tremendous year and demonstrated what customer service is all about.”...

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Meadow Lark Transport Grows its 3PL Business with PacLease

Meadow Lark Transport Grows its 3PL Business with PacLease

March 02, 2021

In the world of dedicated logistics, knowing your costs and ensuring the reliability of your fleet is what can make or break a contract with a shipper. Forecast right and you’re in the black. Predict wrong and you lose money. As a leading 3PL carrier, with roots dating back to 1983, Meadow Lark Transport has the process dialed in....

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KeHE: Delivering Natural Foods with PacLease

KeHE: Delivering Natural Foods with PacLease

January 19, 2021

As a company that started in 1952 as a local food distributor, the philosophies of founder Art Kehe are still found in all aspects of KeHE Distributors almost 70 years later. It begins with its mission: “We SERVE to make lives better.” That means: Remain employee-owned. Stay focused on meeting the ever-changing needs of retail and supplier partners. Give a portion of net profits to a separate foundation, KeHE Cares™, with donations going to charitable organizations. Embrace its Certified B Corporation status (decisions based on workers, customers, suppliers, community, and the environment). And use technology to stay innovative....

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PacLease Positioned For Continued Growth in 2021

PacLease Positioned For Continued Growth in 2021

January 11, 2021

BELLEVUE, Wash., Jan. 11, 2021 — In a year of extremes in the trucking industry, PacLease continued to grow in 2020, adding 13 new franchise locations while capturing increased market share in the full-service leasing space....

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