The Primary Tool for Supply Chain and Transportation Network Design

Ann Arbor, Mich.July 23, 2014LLamasoft, a global provider of supply chain design software solutions, announced that Ryder selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru as the primary application for supply chain design and vehicle route optimization throughout the company’s global enterprise.

Ryder System, Inc. is a North American-based leader in commercial transportation and supply chain management solutions. Ryder specializes in fleet management, supply chain management and dedicated transportation services, and had revenues in excess of $5 billion in 2013.

“We selected LLamasoft for its holistic approach to supply chain design,” said Tom Kroswek, senior director of supply chain excellence, Ryder Global Supply Chain Services. “By combining network optimization, inventory optimization, vehicle route optimization and simulation on the LLamasoft platform, Ryder will be able to identify near-term cost-saving opportunities and test the effects of new network designs before we enact them.”