Ryder System

Business, Equipment, Top 100

January Sales Indicate Used Truck Market Is Poised to Grow

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The average used Class 8 vehicle in January had higher mileage and sold for a little less than a year earlier, ACT Research reported, calling it an inkling of all the freight there was to haul in the second half of 2020.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
February 25, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 100

Ryder Reports Q4 Improved Earnings

Ryder truck Ryder System Inc.

Ryder System Inc. on Feb. 11 reported fourth-quarter net income of $25.6 million, or 48 cents per share, compared with a loss of $53.5 million, or loss of $1.02, in the same period a year ago.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
February 11, 2021
Business, Safety, Top 100

Ryder Provides Paid Time Off for COVID Vaccinations

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Ryder System Inc. will pay up to six hours for employees to get the coronavirus vaccine, the company said Feb. 1.

February 2, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment, Logistics, Top 100

Ryder Expands Truck, Trailer Sharing Service

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Ryder System Inc. expanded its truck ride-sharing program into California, Tennessee and North Carolina, the company announced Jan. 27.

January 29, 2021
Business, Technology, Fuel, Logistics, Autonomous, Top 50, Top 100

Ryder Looks to Advance Tech With Venture Capital Fund

Ryder truck RyderVentures will focus on e-commerce fulfillment, asset sharing, next-generation vehicles, automation and data analytics. (Ryder System Inc.)

Ryder System Inc. is working to advance its technology and forge new partnerships with the launch of its corporate venture capital fund, the company detailed Nov. 2.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
November 4, 2020
Business, Equipment, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Ryder Reports Profit Increase; Record Set for Used Vehicle Sales in Q3

Ryder trucks and facility Ryder's Q3 revenue dipped 3% to $2.15 billion compared with $2.22 billion a year earlier. (Ryder Supply Chain Solutions)

Ryder System Inc. reported net income rose and revenue dipped in the third quarter, as it noted used vehicles sales set a record.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
October 28, 2020
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Ike Reaches Autonomous Tech Deal With Ryder, DHL, NFI

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Automated trucking technology company Ike Robotics Inc. has reached agreements with three major companies to put its technology into at least 1,000 trucks.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
September 2, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Ryder Steps in as Amazon Restricts Third-Party Sellers

Ryder fulfillment center worker A Ryder worker inspects inventory at its e-commerce fulfillment facility near Los Angeles. (Business Wire)

Ryder System Inc. is positioning itself to fill a major void left by Amazon.com Inc. after the online retail giant announced it will restrict warehouse space for third-party sellers.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 30, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Ryder Offers Workhorse Electric Step Van

Workhorse C 1000 A Workhorse C 1000 electric step van. Ryder will place the first group of Workhorse C 1000 vehicles through COOP. (Youtube via Duane Hughes)

Workhorse Group Inc. announced Ryder System Inc. is offering the C-Series Workhorse all-electric step van and that Ryder will place the first group of Workhorse C 1000 vehicles through COOP.

July 24, 2020
Business, Technology, Top 100

Ryder Expands E-Commerce Fulfillment Network

Crew Bottle/Ryder A Ryder employee inspects Crew Bottle Co. inventory at its e-commerce fulfillment facility near Los Angeles. (Business Wire)

Ryder System Inc. added food-grade capabilities and additional locations to its e-commerce fulfillment network, the company announced May 20.

May 21, 2020