Ryder Honors Top Carriers

Carriers recognized for service quality and operational excellence

MiamiJune 13, 2013Ryder System Inc., a transportation and supply chain management solutions provider, announced its top carrier selections for the 2012 Ryder Carrier Quality Award. This award recognizes excellence through a variety of metrics, including on-time performance, claims handling, customer service, technology applications, economic value and innovation. Ryder purchases and/or executes more than $4.3 billion annually in freight moves on behalf of its customers.

“We are pleased to honor and recognize the 2012 Top-Carriers who have exceeded performance expectations by delivering outstanding operational excellence,” said Dave Betler, Vice President and General Manager of Transportation Management for Ryder. “These carriers have demonstrated a consistent ability to meet the demanding requirements of our customers and share our commitment to deliver reliable service.”

The 2012 Ryder Carrier Quality Award recipients are as follows:


LTL National: Con-way Freight

LTL Regional: Dayton Freight Lines

LTL Regional: Holland

International Forwarder: Hellmann Worldwide Logistics Inc.

International Maritime Commerce: Hyundai Merchant Marine Co. Ltd.

North American Forwarder: Pilot Freight Services

Canadian LTL: Kingsway Transport

Canadian Truckload: Bison Transport

Truckload- Dry Van National: U.S. Xpress Inc.

Truckload- Dry Van Regional: RBX Transportation

Truckload- Refrigerated: Earl L. Henderson Trucking

Truckload-Flatbed: Bennett Motor Express

Intermodal: J.B. Hunt Transport Inc.

Broker: Coyote Logistics

Commitment to Ryder Standards – Invoicing: AAA Cooper Transportation

Commitment to Ryder Standards–Update Compliance: Ozark Motor Lines

Automotive Truckload Dry Van National: Martin Transportation

Automotive Truckload Dry Van Regional: Rich Logistics

Automotive Truckload Spot Buy: SMF Inc.

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