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    Ryder closing six Canadian locations

    December 19, 2019 3:52PM by James Menzies

    TORONTO, Ont. – Ryder System is shutting down six of its 44 Canadian maintenance and service locations in the new year. “The closures are scheduled for next year, however we are announcing the plans now so that we can provide

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    Ryder’s RyderGyde app now available in Canada

    May 16, 2019 1:08PM by John G Smith

    Ryder’s RyderGyde app, now available in Canada, offers quick access to commercial truck rentals and can even be used to schedule maintenance appointments in less than 60 seconds. Recent enhancements to the roadside vehicle repair functions include a roadside wizard,

  • New app from Ryder aims to help with fleet management

    May 25, 2018 1:06PM by Truck News

    MIAMI, Fla. – Ryder System is expanding its offerings to increase its investment in the digital space. The truck rental and leasing company announced this week the launch of RyderGyde, a smartphone app with tools to help drivers and fleets

  • Acquisition strengthens Ryder’s last mile delivery presence

    April 4, 2018 11:32AM by Truck News

    MIAMI, Fla. – Ryder System has announced that it purchased MXD Group, an e-commerce fulfillment provider with a national network of facilities and last mile delivery capabilities. The deal closed Apr. 2, and Ryder says the acquisition makes it the

  • Product Equipment

    Ryder updates used trucks website

    November 1, 2016 10:03AM by Truck News

    MIAMI, Fla. – Ryder System has announced a new and improved website for pre-owned vehicle sales. It features a responsive, mobile-friendly design and enhanced search tools to make it easier for customers to find the pre-owned vehicle that best suits

  • Ryder opens new pre-owned vehicle facility in Calgary

    June 20, 2016 10:23AM by Truck West

    CALGARY, Alta. – Ryder Systems has opened a new pre-owned commercial vehicle sales facility in Calgary, Alta. The new 7,140-square-foot facility sits on 1.78 acres and features a reconditioning operation where used vehicles are serviced to meet the rigorous standards

  • Ryder offers new flexible maintenance packages

    May 24, 2016 7:42AM by Truck News

    MIAMI, Fla. — Ryder System has introduced what it claims to be the industry’s most flexible leasing and maintenance solutions, Ryder ChoiceLease. The new offerings include two new lease products, designed to provide more flexibility, choice and control for fleet

  • Guest Column: How to enhance your fuel management system

    February 25, 2015 9:18PM by Pete Cochefski

    Unstable oil prices have always placed a level of uncertainty behind the fuel management process. Unpredictable fuel prices create huge daily budget challenges. This is especially true for those where processes are not automated and the fuel data management is

  • Pro-Tread hits milestone with seven millionth lesson completed

    February 24, 2015 7:29AM by Truck News

    VANCOUVER, Wash. — Pro-Tread, an online training tool for drivers with lessons delivered via smartphone and tablet, celebrated the completion of its seven millionth course recently. It was completed by Ryder System driver James Ekins, who finished the Avoiding Fixed

  • News Equipment

    Ryder looks to help manage fuelling needs in waste segment

    December 19, 2014 8:25AM by Truck News

    HOUSTON, Texas — Ryder Fuel Systems says it can help refuse fleets improve their fuelling processes and reduce costs. The company has produced a new white paper, Automated Fuel Management Services Deliver Results and Profitability in the Waste Industry, to


    October 27, 2014 8:21PM by James Menzies

    Getting back to the C.A.T. announcement that it will be deploying 100 natural gas trucks out of Montreal, it’s interesting to note this will be a full-service lease arrangement with Ryder. I had the chance to catch up with Scott

  • Ryder, WIT team up to build safer trucks for both sexes

    May 26, 2014 9:18PM by Sonia Straface

    MIAMI, Fla. — Earlier this year, Ryder Systems announced it was collaborating with Women in Trucking (WIT) to create ergonomic cab designs that would help address the challenges women face while operating heavy-duty vehicles.  But it turns out these expected