MIAMI – Ryder System, Inc. has announced that Key Safety Systems, Inc., a global designer and supplier of automotive safety systems, including airbags, seatbelts, and steering wheels, has selected Ryder for logistics and transportation management services supporting all of Key Safety’s North American and European operations. “Our decision to outsource logistics and transportation management functions to Ryder was primarily driven by their expertise in the automotive industry and ability to leverage their transportation buying power,” said Steve DuBuc, senior vice president of global purchasing for Key Safety Systems, Inc. Under the multi-year contract, Ryder will develop and manage a customized transportation solution to optimize Key Safety’s supply chain. Ryder provides these services through a turnkey transportation solution that includes carrier procurement and management, logistics engineering, freight bill audit and payment, claims management, and shipment planning and execution.

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