MIAMI — Ryder System, Inc. has been selected by the New York Post — the sixth largest daily newspaper in the country, with a daily circulation of 680,000 — to support distribution of the newspaper to the New York Metro area. Under a multi-year, full-service lease contract, Ryder will provide a turnkey transportation package that includes 150 customized vehicles, fleet management, and preventive and programmed mainte-nance services. This integrated transportation solution will help the New York Post improve its transportation efficiency and delivery timeliness utilizing a combination of specially designed trucks and equipment. Ryder has been serving the newspaper and publishing industry for more than 53 years and currently has business relationships with more than 70 newspapers nationally, including the Chicago Trib-une, The Dallas Morning News, The Kansas City Star, Los Angeles Times, and The Miami Herald.

Originally posted on Fleet Financials