Ryder System Inc. recently announced it was honored as a top supplier with the “2007 Qualitas Award” by Fiat Group Brazil, a subsidiary of global automotive manufacturer Fiat Group. Ryder was recognized as a top logistics provider for its performance managing international transportation.
The annual “Qualitas Award” recognizes Fiat Group Brazil’s best suppliers based on different criteria, including proactiveness, consistently positive results, innovation, process improvements, active partnership, international presence, logistical efficiency and flexibility.
“Fiat Group Brazil has a remarkable history of leadership and quality, and Ryder is proud to be a part of this tradition of excellence,” says Antonio Wrobleski Filho, managing director of Brazil for Ryder. “We are thankful for this award and the Ryder team that supports our valued customer safely and efficiently every day.”
Ryder serves Iveco – Fiat Group’s truck and commercial vehicle division – in Argentina and Brazil, and the Fiat Group’s automobile business in Brazil and Mexico. Logistics services provided by Ryder include distribution management, inventory tracking, international transportation management, and managing supply flows from predetermined suppliers with regularly scheduled pickup times and frequency.