Ryder Ranks Among Top Five Third Party Logistics Providers for 15th Consecutive Year
MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ryder System, Inc.(NYSE:R), a leader in supply chain, warehousing and transportation management solutions, today announced it has been selected as one of the winners of Inbound Logistics’ annual Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards. Earning the second place on the list by this leading publication, Ryder ranked among the top five companies for the fifteenth consecutive year.
“Year after year, Inbound Logistics readers vote for Ryder in large numbers. It’s a testament to Ryder’s market perception among readers, and its commitment to excellence and high quality standards,” said Felecia Stratton, editor of Inbound Logistics.
This year, approximately 4,600 readers participated in the Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards survey, casting 8,638 ballots – the highest number of votes in the award’s history. The survey is an unaided recall, so readers are asked to write in the names of three 3PLs they feel do the best job for them. There is no checklist.
“Many of the best run companies in the world hire 3PLs to improve their logistics operations,” saidJohn Williford, President of Global Supply Chain Solutions for Ryder. “This is why we dedicate ourselves to great execution, deep understanding of our clients’ needs, and continuous improvement.”
Ryder Supply Chain Solutions is an end-to-end supply chain partner with nearly 80 years of experience helping companies inNorth America, theUKandAsiatransform their supply chains. Ryder provides a full range of services, from optimizing day-to-day logistics operations to synchronizing the supply of parts and finished goods with customer demand. As supply chains become more complex, Ryder leverages five strengths to deliver the best in supply chain execution: know-how, lean methodologies, a proven track record, deep expertise in key industries and a breadth of resources.
About Inbound Logistics
Inbound Logistics is the leading trade magazine targeted toward business logistics and supply chain managers. The magazine’s editorial mission is to help companies of all sizes better manage corporate resources by speeding and reducing inventory and supporting infrastructure, and better matching demand signals to supply lines. More information is available at www.inboundlogistics.com.
Ryder is a FORTUNE 500® commercial transportation, logistics and supply chain management solutions company. Ryder’s stock(NYSE:R) is a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average and the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index. Inbound Logistics magazine has recognized Ryder as a top third party logistics provider and green supply chain partner. Ryder has also been ranked two years in a row as one of the top 250 U.S. companies in the Newsweek Green Rankings. In addition, Security Magazine has named Ryder one of the top companies for security practices in the transportation, logistics, supply chain, and warehousing sector. Ryder is a proud member of the American Red Cross Annual Disaster Giving Program, supporting national and local disaster preparedness and response efforts. For more information, visit www.ryder.com and follow us on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.