Ryder System, Inc. is a provider of leading-edge transportation, logistics and supply chain management solutions worldwide.
Ryder's product offerings include: Fleet Management Solutions (FMS), which provides leasing, rental and programmed maintenance of trucks, tractors and trailers to commercial customers; Supply Chain Solutions (SCS), which manages the movement of materials and related information from the acquisition of raw materials to the delivery of finished products to end-users; and Dedicated Contract Carriage (DCC), which provides a turn-key transportation service that includes vehicles, drivers, routing and scheduling. Ryder serves customer needs throughout North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia.
The company has 165,900 vehicles worldwide and 16,000 customers.
Ryder's stock is a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average and the Standard & Poor's 500 Index.
The company reported revenue of $6.31 billion in 2006, up 10.1% from the previous year, and net earnings of $249.0 million.
Company founded by James A. Ryder in Miami, FL began by hauling
Ryder offers highly competitive compensation and full-featured benefits including medical/dental/life insurance, 401K, profit sharing and child/dependent care assistance.
Updated November 5, 2007