Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, announced today it has been selected by SupplyChainBrain as a "Great Supply Chain Partner." Each year, the 100 Great Supply Chain Partners highlights a select list of companies whose customers recognize them for providing outstanding solutions and services.

"The fact that Ryder has been named a Great Supply Chain Partner each year for more than a decade is a tremendous honor," said Steve Sensing, President of Global Supply Chain Solutions, Ryder. "We are thankful to our customers, who take the time to express the value that Ryder brings to their supply chain operations. Awards like this illustrate the importance we continually place on striving to deliver excellence and innovation for our customers across North America."

Ryder's Supply Chain Solutions business segment offers a broad range of innovative services for companies in targeted industries designed to optimize day-to-day logistics operations and synchronize the supply of parts and finished goods with customer demand. Solutions are strategically engineered to address customer requirements, and include lead logistics management, warehousing, transportation management, packaging, and other value-added services. Ryder distinguishes itself through its deep industry knowledge, commitment to lean guiding principles, and providing the best execution.

"Over the course of our six-month online poll, we ask supply chain professionals to nominate vendors and service providers whose solutions have made a significant impact on their company's efficiency, customer service and overall supply chain performance," said Brad Berger, Publisher, SupplyChainBrain. "This year we received literally hundreds of nominations for solutions providers in every aspect of supply chain management. Ryder should be proud to be amongst the 100 Great!"

The 2016 July/August issue of SupplyChainBrain magazine will feature Ryder as a celebrated member of this year's 100 Great Supply Chain Partners.

About Ryder

Ryder is a FORTUNE 500® commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions company. Ryder's stock (NYSE:R) is a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average and the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. Ryder has been named among FORTUNE's World's Most Admired Companies, and has been recognized for its industry-leading practices in third-party logistics, environmentally-friendly fleet and supply chain solutions, and world-class safety and security programs. The Company is a proud member of the American Red Cross Disaster Responder Program, supporting national and local disaster preparedness and response efforts. For more information, visit www.ryder.com, and follow us on our Online Newsroom, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.

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