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Saddle Creek Picks Ryder for its CNG Truck Solution

October 28, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News

Ryder System has been selected by Saddle Creek Logistics Services for a natural gas vehicle solution in two markets. With the agreement, Saddle Creek will lease 31 heavy-duty compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles from Ryder. Thirty of the CNG trucks will run in the Dallas/Fort Worth region and be maintained [...]

Pennsylvania Distributor Signs With Ryder for Natural Gas Trucks

October 3, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fuel

Ryder System Inc. has signed a new Flex-to-Green Lease agreement for 10 diesel-powered refrigerated straight trucks with Pennsylvania Macaroni Co. The lease gives the Italian specialty food retailer all the maintenance and service benefits of a Ryder Full Service Lease — plus the option to convert their vehicles to natural [...]

Ryder’s Natural Gas Truck Fleet Surpasses 15 Million Miles

October 1, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News

Ryder System Inc. announced today that its fleet of 320 vehicles operating on natural gas has surpassed 15 million miles. The fleet currently includes 36 liquefied natural gas and 284 compressed natural gas tractors, running in 37 customer operations in California, New York, Arizona, Michigan and Louisiana. Since deploying its [...]

Ryder to Sponsor Green Fleet Conference & Expo

September 25, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News

Ryder System Inc., which provides commercial transportation and supply chain management solutions — many involving environmental technologies — announced this week that it is serving as a general sponsor of the upcoming Green Fleet Conference & Expo in Arizona. The expo is scheduled Oct. 1 and 2 at the Phoenix [...]

Ryder Leases 15 Natural Gas Trucks to NY Food Distributor

September 19, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

Ryder System, which provides commercial transportation and supply chain management solutions, today announced that Willow Run Foods has signed an agreement with Ryder to lease15 heavy-duty compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles. The 63-year-old customized food distributor for regional and national chains throughout the northeast United States is Ryder’s first natural [...]

Ryder Names Karen Jones Senior VP, Chief Marketing Officer

September 17, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

Ryder System Inc., which provides commercial transportation and supply chain management solutions, announced Monday that Karen Jones has joined Ryder as senior vice president and chief marketing officer. In this newly created role, she will report to Chairman and CEO Robert Sanchez as a member of Ryder’s Leadership Team. Jones [...]

Ryder Opens Truck Maintenance Facility in Anchorage

September 10, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

Ryder System Inc. has opened a new maintenance and rental facility in Anchorage, Alaska – Ryder’s first operating location in the area. The facility provides state of the art maintenance and rental services for commercial vehicle fleets. Located at 2345 E. 4th Ave., the new facility features two and a [...]

Ryder System Wins TMSA Marketing, Sales Awards

September 9, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

Ryder System Inc., which provides commercial transportation and supply chain management solutions, has received two Awards of Excellence in the 2013 TMSA Compass Awards Program by the Transportation Marketing and Sales Association (TMSA). The TMSA is an organization dedicated to advancing the success of marketing and sales professionals in all [...]

Ryder in Top 5 Among 3rd-party Logistics Providers

September 6, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News, Technology

Ryder System Inc., which provides commercial transportation and supply chain management solutions, has been selected as a winner of the Inbound Logistics annual third-party logistics excellence awards.  Ryder ranked among the top five companies for the 16th consecutive year, earning second place on the leading publication’s list. This year, 9,276 [...]

Ryder Opens New Maintenance Facility in Vermont

August 16, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

Ryder System, which provides commercial transportation and supply chain management solutions, recently opened a state-of-the-art maintenance and rental facility for commercial vehicle fleets in White River Junction, Vt., offering a variety of rental trucks, tractors, trailers and vans. The facility, located at 1103 N. Main Street, currently provides service to [...]