Ryder System

Ryder System

Ryder System, Inc. is a provider of commercial transportation, logistics, and supply chain management solutions, serving customers throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Founded in 1933 with headquarters in Miami, Florida, the company reported 2013 revenue of $6.3 billion, up 3 percent year-over-year. The company also recorded a net income of $238 million, up 13 percent from the previous year’s net income of $210 million.

Ryder System and its key segments — Ryder Fleet Management Solutions, Ryder Supply Chain Solutions, and Ryder dedicated — employ 28,900 individuals worldwide and operate a fleet of nearly 30,000 vehicles, one of the largest in the industry. Ryder offers integrated solutions in warehousing and distribution, transportation leasing and management, and dedicated and brokerage services.

Ryder System reported its profit in the fourth quarter jumped 20 percent from $53.8 million in 2012 to $64.6 million in 2013, ending the year on an upswing after profit fell in the previous quarter.

Ryder Euro 6 trucks
04 Sep 2014
The latest round of diesel emissions regulations is raising truck prices in Europe, adding as much as 15 to 20 percent to the ticket price of new straight trucks and tractors.