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Ryder Underwrites Scholarships to Address Shortage of Diesel Truck Techs

September 22, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Image, News, Technology
From left are Ryder VP of Corporate Communications David Bruce; UTI Foundation VP and Executive Director Jennifer Maher; UTI-Lisle Campus President Julie Mueller; UTI-Lisle Employment Services Director Ian Hardie; and Ryder Senior VP of Global Human Resources Operations Frank Lopez.

Ryder System Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, has donated $20,000 to the Universal Technical Institute Foundation to help meet the urgent and growing demand for trained diesel technicians. The funds will support students who attend the Universal Technical Institute (UTI) campus in [...]

Ryder Demolishes a Truck and Gives its Techs 24 Hours to Fix It

September 10, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Image, News, Technology
Ryder Demolishes a Truck and Gives its Techs 24 Hours to Fix It

There aren’t many trucking companies willing to intentionally demolish a brand new, state-of-the art tractor-trailer. However, Ryder System, a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, recently did just that. The ultimate maintenance challenge, referred to by Ryder as “Project Rebirth,” was designed to showcase the [...]

Ryder Systems Names Con-way Freight LTL Carrier of the Year

September 4, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Image, News
Ryder Systems Names Con-way Freight LTL Carrier of the Year

Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc., has been named LTL Carrier of the Year by Ryder System Inc. A leading national third-party logistics provider, Ryder operates a multi-carrier transportation network, which manages thousands of shipments daily in North America for hundreds of shippers. Con-way Freight [...]

Ryder Trucks Appoints Scott Allen as VP, Controller

September 2, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

Ryder System Inc., a leader in truck fleet management, dedicated transportation and supply chain solutions, has named Scott Allen to the position of vice president and controller. In this position, Allen serves as Ryder’s principal accounting officer and is responsible for corporate accounting and planning, internal and external financial reporting, [...]

Ryder Expert Talks Natural Gas Trucks at 2015 Fleet Technology Expo

August 12, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, Image, News

Ryder System Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation and supply chain solutions, will participate at the annual Fleet Technology Expo, Aug. 24 through 26, at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, Calif. Scott Perry, Ryder’s vice president of supply management and global fuel products, will [...]

Food Logistics Names Ryder Truck Operation a Top Green Provider

August 6, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, Image, News, Technology
Food Logistics Names Ryder Truck Operation a Top Green Provider

Ryder System Inc. has been named one of 2015’s “Top Green Providers” by Food Logistics. The “Top Green Providers” list focuses on sustainability in the global food supply chain with profiles of companies that are exceeding industry standards in their sector. This year’s list includes grocers, third-party logistics providers, cold [...]

Ryder Brings its Trucks to Support 2015 Special Olympics World Games

July 28, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News, Technology
Ryder Brings Trucking Expertise to Back 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Ryder System is a bronze champion sponsor of the Special Olympics World Games, the global movement that unleashes the human spirit through the transformative power and joy of sports. The Special Olympics World Games, underway now through Sunday throughout Los Angeles, Calif., will utilize Ryder vehicles, including specialized trucks and [...]

Ryder Honored as Inbound Logistics Green Supply Chain Partner

July 15, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Image, News, Technology

For a seventh consecutive year, Ryder System, Inc., has been named an Inbound Logistics Green Supply Chain Partner. Editors of Inbound Logistics have selected 75 companies that demonstrate a deep commitment to green initiatives in transportation and supply chain sustainability for the magazine’s annual “G75” issue. “This latest recognition reinforces [...]

Ryder Hosts Trucking Thought Leadership Event in Mexico

July 13, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Technology

Ryder System Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation and supply chain solutions, along with the Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey, recently hosted its second annual thought leadership forum at the Hotel Camino Real in Monterrey Mexico. The event featured an exclusive gathering of senior Mexican leaders in transportation [...]

Ryder Supplies New High-tech Euro 6 Trucks to Ag Fleet

July 6, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News
Ryder Supplies New High-tech Euro 6 Trucks to Ag Fleet

Ryder has supplied new 6×2 Euro 6 DAF trucks on contract to Whittlesey-based agricultural hauler AB Texel to replace a number of ageing Renaults in its fleet. The Dutch-owned company is one of Europe’s largest agricultural and haulage contractors with a fleet of more than 450 trucks based in Holland. [...]