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NY Grocery Chain Converts its Entire Fleet to Natural Gas-fueled Trucks from Ryder

November 25, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, News

Ryder System Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain solutions, announced today that Tops Friendly Markets has signed a full-service lease agreement for 55 compressed natural gas (CNG) tractors. Tops, a leading grocery retailer in upstate New York, northern Pennsylvania and western Vermont, will use [...]

Commercial Truck Fleets Benefit from Ryder’s New Loyalty Program

November 20, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

Ryder System, Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain solutions, today announced its new commercial rental customer loyalty program called Ryder RedZone. The customer reward program enables Ryder’s commercial truck rental customers to earn points and rewards for each rental dollar they spend. To participate, customers sign [...]

Ryder Offers Tips to Help Truck Fleets Weather the Early Winter Storms

November 12, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Owner Operators, Safety

With winter getting a surprisingly early start this week, and with predictions of below-average temperatures and heavy snowstorms this season, Ryder System Inc. shares some of its best practices to help fleets get winter ready. Proactive planning around fleet maintenance, proper fueling, driver training and driver safety can help maintain [...]

Bulk Fuel Hauler Signs Accord With Ryder for Natural Gas Trucks

November 12, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, News

Ryder System Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain solutions, said today it has signed a strategic alliance agreement with Mansfield Clean Energy Partners — a joint venture founded by Mansfield Energy Corp., one of the nation’s largest providers of transportation fuel, and Clean Energy Fuels. Ryder [...]

Ryder Partners with Vet Groups to Find Trucking Jobs for Returning GIs

November 11, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News, Owner Operators

Ryder System Inc. said today it is partnering with Hiring Our Heroes and Fastport to assist veterans, transitioning service members, and their spouses in finding great careers in the trucking industry through the Trucking Track Mentoring The mentoring program serves as a useful tool to provide information about the trucking [...]

Ryder Signs Natural Gas Lease Deal with Northeast Foods

October 31, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, News

Ryder System, Inc. a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain solutions, said Northeast Foods has signed a full-service lease agreement for 25 compressed natural gas (CNG) tractors. Northeast Foods, a baking company and food distributor based in Baltimore, Md., will use the trucks to support its distribution and [...]

Ryder Signs its Biggest Natural Gas Truck Lease Deal in North America

October 27, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

Ryder System Inc. has signed a full-service lease agreement for 100 compressed natural gas (CNG) sleeper tractors with C.A.T. Inc. (formally Canadian American Transportation, Inc.). This is Ryder’s first natural gas lease customer in Canada and its largest single natural gas vehicle customer to date. C.A.T., a truckload carrier based [...]

Ryder Named a Finalist for 2014 Southwest Oil & Gas Awards

October 10, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, Image, News

Ryder System Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain solutions, has been recognized as a finalist in the 2014 Southwest Oil & Gas Awards, an industry initiative to recognize organizations that are leaders in their fields. The awards honor companies that display best practice in the key [...]

Ryder Nets U.S. EPA 2014 SmartWay Excellence Award

September 26, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News
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Ryder System Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain solutions, has been honored with a SmartWay Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for outstanding environmental performance and leadership. Ryder Supply Chain Solutions demonstrated top environmental performance by effectively managing 92 percent of all freight [...]

Ryder Systems Named a Top 3PL and Cold Storage Provider

September 12, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial transportation and supply chain management solutions, today announced it has been named one of 2014’s Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers by Food Logistics. The Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers serves as a resource directory of third-party logistics and cold [...]