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Improved Warehouse Distribution Increases Havertys’ Customer Satisfaction

Retail, Supply Chain, Warehousing & Distribution Management
March 20, 2012

Based in Atlanta, Havertys Furniture has been active in the retail furniture business since 1885. Since the early 1990s, the company tripled sales, but struggled with high product handling costs and real estate expenses while trying to reach new terr...

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Direct-to-Store Delivery Enhances Milo’s Tea Customer Service and Lowers Costs

Dedicated Transportation, Food & Beverage
February 23, 2012

Milo's Tea Company is a leading tea manufacturer located in Birmingham, Alabama. After five decades of successfully distributing their Famous Sweet Tea to a network of more than 330 grocery retailers across 13 different states, they turned to Ryder t...

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Is a Direct-to-Store Delivery Model Right for You?

Consumer Goods, Network Design, Supply Chain
February 9, 2012

Written by Guy Toksoy, VP of Ryder Canada's Supply Chain Solutions Speed is the name of the game in today’s retail landscape.  How quickly products are purchased from store shelves depends on various factors:  consumer preference, special prom...

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Fresh & Easy Introduces Natural Gas Trucks from Ryder into Fleet

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Dedicated Transportation, Fleet Management, Food & Beverage, Safety & Environment, Sustainability
August 4, 2011

25 Heavy Duty Vehicles Made Available from the Ryder/SANBAG Natural Gas Vehicle Project in Southern California - MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R) announced today that it has finalized an agreement to lease 25 compressed natura...

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