MRO Magazine

Ryder to Sponsor Integrated Delivery Network Summit and Reverse Expo

September 14, 2015
By Business Wire News


Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, today announced that it will be a sponsor of the Integrated Delivery Network (IDN) Summit and Reverse Expo, which will be held at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix, Ariz. from September 21-23. Additionally, Ryder executives Keli Parker and Chris Dibernardi will present at the Summit’s Lunch-N-Learn educational forum on Monday, September 21.

Keli Parker, Ryder Global Director of Product Development, and Chris DiBernardi, Director of Product Development for Ryder’s healthcare industry group, will speak about inventory management’s ability to transform the supply chain. They will share metrics and case study examples that show how focusing on inventory management can lead to reduced costs and a healthier supply chain.

The IDN Summit provides the most efficient and effective venue for networking opportunities, meetings, and idea exchange among all sectors of the supply chain. It also offers a unique forum for senior healthcare executives to network with and engage their peers on issues that challenge today’s healthcare systems.

In an ever-changing healthcare industry, Ryder helps meet rigorous standards for patient outcomes and delivers services in a complex environment. As a supply chain partner with a broad portfolio of customized services, Ryder provides FDA compliant, temperature-controlled warehousing, distribution, and transportation management solutions, along with specialized trucks, equipment, supply chain optimization, and manufacturing support. Ryder also offers lower total costs to serve and align with better patient care.

To register for the IDN Summit and Reverse Expo, visit

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, and follow us on our Online Newsroom, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.

Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements:Certain statements and information included in this news releaseare “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Federal Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.These forward-looking statements are based on our current plans and expectations and are subject to risks, uncertainties and assumptions.Accordingly, these forward-looking statements should be evaluated with consideration given to the many risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results and events to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements including those risks set forth in our periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.New risks emerge from time to time.It is not possible for management to predict all such risk factors or to assess the impact of such risks on our business.Accordingly, we undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

Ryder System, Inc.
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