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2013-11-14 20:22:48

LONDON, November 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. On Wednesday, November 13, 2013, all three indexes of the US equity market posted gains. The S&P 500 ended the day at 1,782.00, up 0.81%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 15,821.63, up 0.45%; and the NASDAQ Composite finished at 3,965.58, up 1.16%. Shares in the trucking industry mostly ended on a lower note, even as the broader market...

2013-11-08 08:20:46

NEW YORK, November 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW), Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. (NASDAQ: ODFL), Arkansas Best Corporation (NASDAQ: ABFS), and Werner Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ: WERN). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets,...

2013-10-22 16:20:17

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations leaders congratulated several members who were named Environmental Protection Agency's SmartWay Excellence Award winners. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) "Since its launch, SmartWay has been a great example of the government working with private industry toward a common goal," ATA President and CEO Bill Graves said. "So congratulations to these deserving winners...

2013-09-27 08:24:40

LONDON, September 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. On Thursday, September 26, 2013, all three benchmark indexes of the US equity market closed higher with the S&P 500, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and the NASDAQ Composite rising 0.35%, 0.36%, and 0.70%, respectively. Shares in the trucking industry ended on a higher note, tracking gains in the broader market. The major movers included Swift...

2013-09-20 16:21:02

YRCW CEO James Welch to Serve as President of YRC Freight OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced that, effective immediately, in addition to his responsibilities as Chief Executive Officer of YRCW, James Welch will assume the responsibilities as President of YRC Freight. He succeeds Jeff Rogers, who is no longer with the company. "On behalf of the entire YRCW Board of Directors, management team and entire employee base,...

2013-09-19 12:21:01

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Trucking Associations announces the first 17 trucking industry executives who have been accepted into LEAD ATA, the trucking group's new program to educate and engage future leaders. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) "This diverse group of individuals truly represents our industry," ATA President and CEO Bill Graves said. "Representing carriers of all sizes and types, these 17 executives...

2013-09-03 12:21:34

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) agrees with the federal court ruling announced on August 30(th) to again reject a lawsuit filed by ABF Freight System against the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and YRC Worldwide. "We anticipated this outcome and are pleased with the court's decision and supporting opinion," said Michelle Friel, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of YRC Worldwide. Friday's decision...

2013-08-26 12:20:25

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland, a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW), is proud to announce that professional driver Bruce Renton of Grand Rapids, Mich. has been named Rookie of the Year at the 2013 National Truck Driving Championships (NTDC) after competing in the Straight Truck division. Renton competed with 422 other state champion professional drivers from across the United States at the event which took place August 20 -- 24 in Salt Lake...

2013-08-15 08:20:44

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The readers of Logistics Management magazine have honored Holland, New Penn and Reddaway as the "best of the best" with 2013 Quest for Quality Awards. All three operating companies of YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ: YRCW) were recognized for their exceptional on-time performance, value, information technology, customer service, equipment and operations in 2013. Holland was presented with the 2013 Midwest/Mid-Atlantic Regional LTL Motor...

2013-08-13 08:21:33

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) announced today that 31 of its professional drivers will compete at the 2013 National Truck Driving Championships (NTDC). The competition will be held August 20 -- 24 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, UT. "We would like to extend our congratulations to our remarkable team of drivers competing at the National Truck Driving Championships," said James Welch, CEO of YRC Worldwide....