MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain solutions, today announced that Ryder executives Todd Skiles and Gary Allen will be featured speakers at the 3PL Value Creation 2014 conference, taking place October 28 – 30, 2014, in Chicago, Ill.
3PL Value Creation 2014 brings together C-level executives, major customers, and industry experts to assess the future outlook of 3PL segments and explore strategies for value creation that will forge competitive advantage. It is a unique opportunity for attendees to look at the current and future state of third-party logistics from the best global and North American 3PLs and hear about the value-added customer services that will define the future competitive landscape of the industry.
Mr. Skiles, Senior Vice President of Sales and Solutions, will offer a presentation titled “Value Creation: The Key to Success & Creating Greater Value in VAWD,” and Mr. Allen, Vice President of Supply Chain Excellence, will present at a workshop titled “Creating Greater Value in Value-added Warehousing/Contract Logistics.” Mr. Skiles is responsible for overseeing the sales and solutions teams for all of Ryder’s Supply Chain Solutions (SCS) verticals and functions, and Mr. Allen directs Ryder’s SCS Engineering team to support business development and existing operations for the overall SCS organization.
Ryder Supply Chain Solutions is an end-to-end supply chain partner with more than 80 years of experience helping customers in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Asia transform their supply chains by delivering the best in operational execution. Ryder provides a full range of services, from optimizing day-to-day logistics operations to synchronizing the supply of parts and finished goods with customer demand.
For more information on 3PL Value Creation 2014, visit http://www.infocastinc.com/events/3pl.
Ryder is a FORTUNE 500® commercial fleet management 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. Inbound Logistics magazine has recognized Ryder as a top third party logistics provider and green supply chain partner. In addition, Security Magazine has named Ryder one of the top companies for security practices in the transportation, logistics, supply chain, and warehousing sector. Ryder 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 www.ryder.com and follow us on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.