SOURCE: Ryder System, Inc.

April 26, 2007 17:15 ET

Delphi Honors Ryder as 2006 Provider of the Year

MIAMI, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 26, 2007 -- Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a global leader in supply chain, warehousing and transportation management solutions, today announced it has been named Delphi's "Provider of the Year" for overall logistics excellence in 2006. The award was presented during ceremonies on Thursday, March 15, 2007 at the Delphi North American Conference in Troy, Mich.

"Ryder is being honored as our 2006 Logistics Provider of the Year for their performance, continually striving for benchmark levels, and their exemplary efforts in working to exceed our customers' expectations," said Delphi's Director of Corporate Global Logistics, Jonathan Freeman. "As with every quest for excellence, this is a journey, and Delphi recognizes Ryder Logistics in achieving 'Best of the Best' status in supporting the Delphi North American operations."

Commenting on the award, Ryder President of U.S. Supply Chain Solutions Vicki O'Meara said, "Ryder is honored to be Delphi's first recipient of the Provider of the Year award. We look forward to continuing our collaborative partnership and delivering continuous improvement and higher levels of customer service that will contribute to Delphi's quality reputation and success globally."

Delphi has been a Ryder customer since 1986. Ryder supports Delphi's logistics operations with a variety of services including Supply Chain, Transportation, and Warehouse Management solutions.

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