Ryder System

Business, Technology, Equipment, Logistics, Top 50

Ryder Introduces New Commercial Management Fleet App

Ryder truck (Terry Townsend/Ryder)

Ryder System Inc. has launched a smartphone app that permits commercial fleet users to get a vehicle into a repair facility for either scheduled or unexpected maintenance and also compare real-time fuel prices.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
May 23, 2018
Business, Equipment

Ryder System Posts Higher Sales, Lower Profits in First Quarter

Ryder System truck Ryder System Inc.

Ryder System generated record revenue and lower net earnings in the first quarter as strong sales for the Miami-based equipment leasing and logistics service provider were offset by a write-down of goodwill for its operations in the United Kingdom and higher expenses associated with the sale of used vehicles.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 24, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 100, Top 50

Ryder Acquires Last-Mile Delivery Carrier MXD Group

Ryder System Inc. is acquiring all of the outstanding equity of MXD Group, an e-commerce fulfillment provider, with its North American network of facilities, including last-mile capabilities.

April 3, 2018

Full Service Lease: Get More from Your Fleet for Less

This report illustrates the results achieved by three different companies when they questioned whether it was better to lease or own their fleet. How did their decision affect not only their transportation costs, but how their business runs?

March 12, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety

Mobile Lifts Gaining Momentum in Service Shops

Stertil-Koni's Earthlift Manufacturers note serveral reasons for mobile columns' increased use, including their flexibility. (Earthlift by Stertil-Koni)

Ryder System Inc.is one company whose fleet maintenance technicians are using mobile lifts to get under big rigs.

Steve Brawner | Contributing Writer
March 9, 2018

Re-evaluating the Total Cost of Fleet Ownership

Escalating costs are causing fleet owners to take a closer look at their total cost of ownership (TCO). But when doing so, many don’t take into account all the factors that make up their TCO and make generic comparisons that can be misleading. In this report, you’ll learn all the components that need to be calculated for an accurate TCO, and how a tool developed by Ryder helps fleet owners understand their costs, while saving money on their transportation spend.

March 1, 2018

Private Fleet vs. Dedicated: Which one is right for you?

Having the right fleet for your business can give you an advantage over the competition and lower transportation costs. The question is: Should that fleet be private or dedicated. Learn how you can answer that in this report.

February 25, 2018
Business, Equipment

SAIA increases fleet reliability with On-Demand Maintenance

To stay in top shape, your fleet needs to be well maintained. But that in itself can pose challenges – from managing several local providers to paying inconsistent rates and not being able to get your truck in the shop at a moment’s notice. 

February 20, 2018

Voice of the Driver 2: Best Practices for Recruiting and Retention

For the past decade and a half, those who predicted the driver shortage have offered their advice on curbing the shortage. While an abundance of information like this exists, it lacks one of the main insights companies can use to overcome the shortage and high turnover – the voice of truck drivers.

February 1, 2018

Ryder Adds Logistics Center to Serve Eastern Canada

Ryder System Inc. announced the opening of Logistics Operating Center in London, Ontario, which will primarily serve the Eastern Canada region.

January 9, 2018