Our mission is to employ the best team in the industry to move our customers' business safely, efficiently, and on time, every time.
Ruan produces RED Magazine to help keep our customers prepared with insights and expertise on the latest trends and challenges facing the transportation industry. Topics differ in each issue but include safety, supply chain, technology, fleet management, government regulations, and more.
RED Magazine: October 2019
IT Macro Trends: How the industry is embracing new and developing technology.
RED Magazine: January 2019
The critical importance of investing in technology and people to move the industry forward.
RED Magazine: Winter 2018
Disruptive innovations force the industry to adapt to an ever-changing marketplace.
RED Magazine: Summer 2017
Our 85th Anniversary: 85 reasons Ruan is still going strong.
RED Magazine: Summer 2016
How Ruan is helping our clients rest easy.
RED Magazine: Summer 2015
How Ruan is addressing the increasing national driver deficit.
RED Magazine: Spring 2014
How Ruan utilizes pricing and design to create the optimal solution.
RED Magazine: Summer 2013
Integrated Solutions: Your one-source transportation management solution.
RED Magazine: Winter 2013
The Goods: Trucking industry moves America's economy.
RED Magazine: Summer 2012
Celebrating 80 years in business.
RED Magazine: Winter 2012
Ruan launches Megasafe, Ruan's proprietary safety program.
RED Magazine: Spring 2011
The Finest Fleet: Ruan's driver force.
RED Magazine: Summer 2010
Farewell to John Ruan, our founder.
RED Magazine: Summer 2009
The Art of Leadership.
RED Magazine: Winter 2009
The World Food Prize: A tenacious commitment to ending world hunger.
Ruan's Des Moines campus team members recently participated in our annual campaign to raise funds for the United Way of Central Iowa.
Ruan's Extended Operations Center provides seamless support and business continuity to Ruan's operations team members and cu...
Ruan's President and COO Dan Van Alstine was elected as the 2020 chairman of the board for the Iowa Motor Truck Association ...
The new transportation facility will serve numerous customers across the Midwest.
America's crumbling roadways and bridges continue to deteriorate in 2019 with a lack of clear direction regarding the future...
The chances of hitting a deer while driving nearly doubles from October through December. November is the worst month for cr...
Ruan's Director of Safety Programs Allison Meiners recently graduated from the American Trucking Associations' LEAD ATA indu...
We recently released our latest issue of RED Magazine, which covers a number of industry topics affecting Ruan and our customers.
Ruan was recently recognized as one of the safest carriers in the state by the Iowa Motor Truck Association.
Supply Chain 4.0 is an integrative approach to operational digitization, where existing and emerging technology applications...
The award recognizes Ruan for our outstanding environmental performance and leadership.
Ruan's Extended Operations Center, based at our Des Moines Campus and created nearly two years ago, has become the single re...
Our mission is to employ the best team in the industry to move our customer's business safely, efficiently, and on time, every time.