Main Content

Food & Beverage

For many food manufacturers and grocery retailers, the answer to achieving growth in today’s market lies in unlocking new efficiencies in the supply chain. Ryder knows how to bring more value to the table by applying LEAN supply chain strategies, including innovative fleet management, packaging, inventory control, transportation, warehousing and distribution solutions, to streamline the source-to-shelf processes, reduce costs, and improve customer service.

Highlights

Reliability 9 of the top 10 Fortune 500 food and beverage companies partner with Ryder

Flexibility Responsive trucks available on short notice to meet demands

Safety Food safety experts at every food facility

$name

We get the challenges food and beverage companies face because we’ve been helping companies in this industry transport their products since 1934. And things certainly have not gotten easier over the past 80 years. That’s why today, 9 of the top 10 Fortune 500 food and beverage companies rely on us.  With Ryder as your partner, you have access to the industry’s most knowledgeable food and beverage experts. From ensuring that you have the right refrigerated or multi-temperature vehicle spec’d for your fleet, to our teams experienced in food safety packaging and distribution, Ryder can help you unlock efficiencies and optimize your operations from farm to fork.

Real-World Example: Sherwood Foods

Through Ryder’s ChoiceLease Full Service with on-site maintenance, the solution provides the management expertise and fleet leverage to deliver outstanding service to Sherwood Food Distributors. In addition, Ryder’s on-site maintenance operation and team of expert technicians ensure optimal fleet performance.

We Offered:
  • On-site maintenance
  • Fleet reliability through scheduled preventive maintenance
  • Substitute vehicles to minimize downtime in the event of a breakdown
  • Flexibility to add more trucks to the fleet during increased demand
  • Fleet reporting system and cutting-edge diagnostic
The Results:
  • Trucks available on short notice for new markets and locations
  • Replacement trucks and trailers available as back-up in the event of a breakdown
  • Improved fuel efficiency from fleet enhancements like automated transmissions
  • Predictable monthly rate
  • Up-to-date information for full control of their fleet operations
Read Case Study

Let Us Know How We Can Help

Every business is unique and we would love to talk about how we can help yours. Please tell us a little about yourself so we can make sure the right person gives you a call.

Tell us about yourself
What is your company's annual sales revenue?
Questions or comments?
Opt-in

All fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.