Speed and flexibility mean everything to the retail supply chain, and running out of products at critical times can devastate the bottom line. Our retail-industry customers rely on Ruan because they know their goods will arrive where they need to be on time, every time. Ruan's broad retail logistics experience includes general merchandise, grocery, automotive, restaurant, home improvement, furniture, outdoor/sporting goods, etc.

Ruan's retail logistics services utilize technology to optimize freight routing and distribution to guarantee goods and services arrive where they are needed on time, every time. With Ruan's experience in retail supply chain management, we know our retail-industry customers' seasonal shipping and freight management demands, and we step up to the challenge. And rest assured, our team of professional drivers provides best-in-class customer service. It is equipped with equipment and technology that allows us to track your products, giving you peace of mind and visibility of your entire supply chain.

Ruan's Integrated Supply Chain Solutions offers it all, including Dedicated Contract TransportationManaged Transportation, and value-adjusted warehousing. We combine the flexibility of our non-asset and asset-based capabilities with optimal technology, and superior service focused on continuous improvement, cost savings, and supply chain efficiency. The Ruan team partners with retail-industry customers to evaluate, optimize, and deliver a one-source, integrated supply chain solution.

Why should you consider Ruan as your retail-industry logistics partner?


Ruan's professional supply chain team manages more than $1.35 billion in annual transportation spending. We are an asset-based third-party logistics (3PL) founded in 1932. Our solution engineering team and skilled operators leverage our technology and proven processes to streamline your network, adding value and reducing cost.


We execute an analysis that delivers a customized strategy for the optimal service and cost solution based on your requirements and goals. We recommend the best combination of your current providers, our vetted network of partners, and Ruan's assets.


Ruan's experts configure our powerful integrated supply chain technology suite to accommodate your business rules, provide the most efficient planning, and ensure that reporting provides actionable metrics for ongoing improvement.

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