Ryder System Inc will now supply Waste Management Inc with truck chassis parts through its aftermarket parts online business accessible at www.ryderfleetproducts.com.
With more than 50,000 collection and support vehicles and more than 7,000 heavy-equipment units, Waste Management is one of the largest aftermarket parts users in the United States, said Miami FL-based Ryder. Under the agreement, Ryder's online service will serve as one of three tier-one parts suppliers and one of six parts suppliers overall for Waste Management. It will provide vehicle chassis parts to Waste Management's entire North American fleet.
Ryder is also charged under the contract with building optimal inventory levels at its three distribution centers to manage timely shipment of aftermarket parts to Waste Management maintenance districts.