Bridgestone Extends Supply Deal with Penske Truck Leasing

Oct. 19, 2021

Bridgestone Americas Inc. will continue to supply Bridgestone brand commercial truck tires and Bandag retreads to Penske Truck Leasing throughout the United States and Canada.

The two companies also "will continue to pursue ongoing collaboration on technologies and products that offer more efficient and sustainable outcomes for fleet mobility and fleet management" as part of the recently forged supply extension agreement, according to Bridgestone officials.

"Our collaboration with Bridgestone is an important one," says Paul Rosa, senior vice president of procurement and fleet planning, Penske Truck Leasing.

"Together, we are able to provide our fleet customers with continued reliability, performance, over-the-road support and enhanced sustainability."

"Penske is an invaluable partner and collaborator in the drive to produce better business outcomes and a cleaner, more sustainable, low-emissions future for fleets," notes Chris Ripani, president of truck, bus and retreaded tires for Bridgestone.