Ryder System 8-K 2012
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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported) March 1, 2012
Ryder System, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (305) 500-3726
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Ryder System, Inc. (Ryder) posted a presentation on its website (www.ryder.com) containing an overview and certain additional information relating to its pension plan. A copy of this presentation is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
As discussed on Ryders earnings conference call on February 2, 2012, Ryder is combining its financial reporting for its Supply Chain Solutions (SCS) and Dedicated Contract Carriage (DCC) segments to reflect how the businesses are run from both an operational and sales perspective. In addition, to provide better transparency to segment operating results and to improve visibility into pension plan performance, Ryder is excluding non-service pension costs from segment net before tax earnings. Ryders historical quarterly financial information for the fiscal years ended December 31, 2011, 2010 and 2009 reflecting the combined financial reporting for the SCS and DCC segments and segment net before tax earnings, excluding non-service pension costs, is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: March 1, 2012