Ryder Honors Mexican Trucking Companies for Service Excellence during Ninth Annual Recognition Event
MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 29, 2019--Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE:R), a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, presented its Service Excellence Awards to top-performing carriers at its ninth annual Mexican Carrier Recognition Event. On January 17, 2019 at the at the Hotel Westin Santa Fe in Mexico City, twenty Mexican trucking companies were recognized for their excellence in several key performance areas, such as safety and security, on-time performance, customer service, and continuous improvement throughout 2018.
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Ryder Mexico executives presenting the 2019 Service Excellence Award to one of twenty top-performing Mexican carriers. (Photo: Business Wire)
“Ryder partners with some of the best Mexican carriers and we take pride in the relationships we have built since our operations began in Mexico in 1994,” said Gene Sevilla, Vice President of Ryder International Supply Chain Solutions. “Our Mexican carriers are fundamental to the support we provide to our customers in North America. Our annual recognition of top-performing Mexican carriers allows us to acknowledge those that have exceeded expectations to support Ryder and our customers with safe and timely deliveries.”
The Mexican carrier companies were evaluated according to four primary criteria: safety, overall capabilities, total amount invoiced to Ryder or Ryder’s customers, and number of Ryder accounts served. The following were the 2018 Ryder Service Excellence Awards winners:
Large Carriers SERVICIO DE TRANSPORTE INTERNACIONAL Y LOCAL S.A. DE C.V. TRANSPORTES MONROY SCHIAVON, S.A. DE C.V. FLETES LOZMAR, S. A. DE C. V. AUTO EXPRESS ORIENTE S.A. DE C.V. AKNA TRANSPORTES S. DE R.L. DE C.V.
Midsize to Large Carriers PROMOTORA NORTE PACIFICO S.A. DE C.V. TRANSPORTES LOGISTICOS DE CARGA S.A. DE C.V. DYNAMO FLETES Y SERVICIOS S.A. DE C.V. CORSA TRANSPORTES S.A. DE C.V. AUTO EXPRESS AGUILA S.A. DE C.V
Midsize Carriers TRANSPORTES PITIC S.A. DE C.V. JUAN CARLOS CUEVAS BENITEZ RAPIDOS SABINAS S.A. DE C.V. TRANSPORTES GASA S.A. DE C.V. EXPRESS MG S.A. DE C.V.
Small to Midsize Carriers JUNIOR RODRIGO DIAZ GARCIA LORENZA BARRAZA GUERRERO LARMONT INTERNACIONAL S.A. DE C.V. ILS SERVICIOS LOGISTICOS S.A. DE C.V. ARALO EXPRESS S.A. DE C.V.
Ryder provides comprehensive logistics and supply chain management solutions to companies with operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the United Kingdom. In Mexico, Ryder contracts with more than 150 Mexican carriers. Ryder also handles more than 23,000 cross-border freight movements between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico monthly.
Globally, Ryder operates 320 facilities with 50 million square feet of warehouse space. The company offers flexible solutions as well as end-to-end visibility – no matter how challenging or diverse the storage and distribution needs may be. Ryder, founded in 1933, operates behind the scenes, managing critical transportation and logistics functions for more than 50,000 customers, representing many of the world’s best-known brands. The company also employs 36,100 people and manages a fleet of more than 260,000 commercial vehicles throughout all of its global operations.
Ryder is a Fortune 500® commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions company. The company’s stock (NYSE: R) is a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average and the S&P MidCap 400® index. Ryder, which provides commercial truck rental, truck leasing, used trucks for sale, and last mile delivery services, has been named among “The World’s Most Admired Companies” by Fortune, as well as one of “America’s Best Employers” and “America’s Best Employers for Women” by Forbes. The company is regularly recognized for its industry-leading practices in third-party logistics, environmentally-friendly fleet and supply chain solutions, world-class safety and security programs, and hiring of military veterans. For more information, visit www.ryder.com or our newsroom, and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.
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CONTACT: Jonathan Mayor
KEYWORD: UNITED STATES MEXICO NORTH AMERICA CENTRAL AMERICA FLORIDA
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TRANSPORT TRUCKING TRAVEL TRANSPORTATION AUTOMOTIVE FLEET MANAGEMENT OTHER AUTOMOTIVE
SOURCE: Ryder System, Inc.
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