Ryder To Open New State-of-the-Art Full-Service Maintenance Facility in Reading, Pennsylvania

MIAMI--()--Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, today announced the grand opening of a new state-of-the-art full-service maintenance facility located in one of the most storied transportation hubs in the U.S., Reading, Pa. Home of the original Reading Railroad incorporated in 1833, Reading has a long history as a transportation hub where freight rail services are still provided by several railway companies today. The new Ryder facility, located at 86 Ashley Way, Leesport, PA offers customers convenient access to the major trucking highway Route 61, connecting the area to both I-78 and I-81.

The celebration is open to the public and will provide guests with the opportunity to learn more about Ryder’s maintenance capabilities and advanced fuel vehicles first-hand. Attendees can also enjoy food and drinks, giveaways, and door prizes.

WHO:

      Join Ryder President of Fleet Management Solutions, Dennis Cooke, to celebrate the opening of the company’s maintenance facility in Reading, Pa.

WHAT:

Ryder, Reading, Pennsylvania Grand Opening

WHEN:

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. EDT

(Ribbon Cutting event will take place at 12:00 p.m.)
(Facility Tours and Advanced Vehicle demonstrations will take place at 12:30 p.m.)

WHERE:

Ryder Reading, Pa. Facility

86 Ashley Way, Leesport, PA, 19533
Complimentary parking

MEDIA:

To confirm attendance to the grand openings, please contact Jonathan Mayor,

RSVP

(305)-500-3161, or Anne Hendricks, (305)-500-4547.

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 S&P MidCap 400® 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 www.ryder.com, and follow us on our Online Newsroom and social media pages: Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.

Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: Certain statements and information included in this news release are "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.

Contacts

Ryder System, Inc.
Jonathan Mayor, 305-500-3161
Jonathan_C_Mayor@Ryder.com
or
Anne Hendricks, 305-500-4547
Anne_M_Hendricks@Ryder.com

Contacts

Ryder System, Inc.
Jonathan Mayor, 305-500-3161
Jonathan_C_Mayor@Ryder.com
or
Anne Hendricks, 305-500-4547
Anne_M_Hendricks@Ryder.com