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.

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Midyear Trucking Report: Is a Rally or Retreat Ahead?
Aug 25, 2016 2:00PM EDT
03 Feb 2016
Lower fuel prices and a softening used truck market constrained fourth-quarter revenue growth at Ryder System, but demand for Ryder’s fleet and supply chain services remained strong.
18 Nov 2015
More "abundant" truck capacity hasn't diminished shipper interest in dedicated truck fleets, as hardware retailer True Value demonstrated in a new agreement with Ryder System.
12 Nov 2015
The price of diesel may be at a six-year low point, but Ryder System sees continued interest in natural gas vehicles. Several customers, ranging from a dedicated trucking operator to a food service redistributor, have ordered natural gas-powered vehicles from Ryder recently.
26 Oct 2015
Ryder System is doing its best to make truck capacity more "abundant," adding 1,900 vehicles to its full service lease fleet since the second quarter as demand for lease and rental trucks continues to climb — a sign shippers are turning to Ryder for capacity.