SOURCE: Ryder System, Inc.

January 25, 2008 08:00 ET

Ryder 2007 Earnings and 2008 Forecast Conference Call Scheduled for February 1, 2008

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - January 25, 2008) - Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a global leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, today announced it will host a conference call on Friday, February 1, 2008, following the release of its fourth quarter and full-year 2007 results. The conference call will also include a review of the Company's 2008 business outlook and financial forecast. The call is scheduled to begin at 11:00 a.m., Eastern Time, and will be webcast over the Internet.

What:   Ryder System, Inc. Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2007 Earnings and
        2008 Forecast Conference Call

Who:    Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Greg Swienton and
        Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Robert Sanchez

When:   Friday, February 1, 2008, from 11:00 a.m. to
        12:00 noon Eastern Time

How:    Call toll free:        1-888-398-5319
        Outside U.S. call:     1-773-681-5795
        Passcode:              Ryder
        Conference Leader:     Bob Brunn
        Net Conference website at using the
        Conference Number: RG8755118 and Passcode: RYDER

Replay: Dial 1-800-331-1949 (Outside U.S. call 1-402-220-0191) and use the
        Passcode: 2018, then view the presentation by visiting the
        Investors area of Ryder's website at  A
        podcast of the call will also be available online within 24 hours
        after the end of the call.

                                  About Ryder

Ryder provides leading-edge transportation, logistics and supply chain management solutions worldwide. Ryder's stock (NYSE: R) is a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average and the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. Ryder ranks 362nd on the Fortune 500 and 1,458th on the Forbes Global 2000. For more information on Ryder System, Inc., visit

Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: Certain statements and information included in this news release are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Federal Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are based on our current plans and expectations and are subject to risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Accordingly, these forward-looking statements should be evaluated with consideration given to the many risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results and events to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements including those risks set forth in our periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. New risks emerge from time to time. It is not possible for management to predict all such risk factors or to assess the impact of such risks on our business. Accordingly, we undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    David Bruce
    (305) 500-4999

    Investor Relations:
    Bob Brunn
    (305) 500-4053