Ryder Supply Chain Executive to Speak at Packaging Conference

  Ryder Supply Chain Executive to Speak at Packaging Conference

   -- Ryder Will Highlight Strategies to Optimize Total Delivered Costs in
                            Packaging Lifecycle --

Business Wire

MIAMI -- January 28, 2013

Ryder System, Inc., (NYSE: R), a leader in supply chain, warehousing, and
transportation management solutions, today announced that Keli
Parker-Schneider, Senior Global Director of New Products and Services for
Ryder Supply Chain Solutions, will be a featured speaker at the 2013 Packaging
Conference, which will be held February 4-6, 2013, at the Ritz Carlton,
Buckhead, in Atlanta, Ga. Produced by Plastic Technologies and SBA-CCI, Inc.,
the Packaging Conference is expected to draw more than 250 attendees to
discuss the latest initiatives in the packaging industry, including
next-generation materials, business strategies, sustainability efforts,
process developments, and more. Mrs. Parker-Schneider, whose presentation
highlights product optimization, will discuss strategies to optimize total
delivered cost from concept through delivery by linking brand image, design,
manufacturing, and logistics. Her presentation will take place Tuesday,
February 5, at 1:30 p.m. during Session Five.

“From new product launches to seasonal fluctuations or changing retailer
shelving requirements, consumer packaged goods companies are continually faced
with changing market conditions that require packaging flexibility,” said Mrs.
Parker-Schneider. “Ryder provides packaging solutions that give companies the
flexible, supplemental capacity they need at a competitive cost.”

Ryder offers state-of-the-art primary and secondary food and non-food
packaging facilities in many U.S. markets. Ryder’s design and implementation
capabilities are offered in both turnkey and adaptable formats. Combined with
the company’s source-to-shelf services, Ryder offers unique packaging
solutions to help customers get their products where they need them, when they
need them.

                                 About Ryder

Ryder is a FORTUNE 500® commercial transportation, logistics and supply chain
management 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. Ryder has also been ranked three
years in a row as one of the top 250 U.S. companies in the Newsweek Green
Rankings. 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 Annual Disaster Giving 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.

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.

Contact:

Ryder System, Inc.
Cindy Haas, 305-500-4526
Cindy_Haas@Ryder.com
or
Marilu Del Toro, 305-500-3161
Marilu_DelToro@Ryder.com
 
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