YRC Freight Recognized as DM
Transportation 2011 Carrier of the Year
Service, Flexibility and Technology Performance Highlighted
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- YRC Freight, a subsidiary of YRC
Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW), is proud to announce its selection as the 2011 Carrier of the
Year by DM Transportation, the largest inbound freight management company in the U.S.
The award, presented personally by DM Transportation executives in a meeting at YRC Freight
headquarters, is based on a staff survey yrc tracking and a variety of factors including on-time
service, claims performance, ease of doing business, pricing flexibility, and technology.
"We appreciate the vote of confidence shown in us by DM Transportation," said Jeff Rogers,
president of YRC Freight. "They are a valued partner and we're very optimistic our partnership
will only grow stronger."
"DM Transportation began as a service provider to the Direct Marketing industry and this is where
they found their niche to manage inbound vendor programs," said Joe King, corporate account
executive at YRC Worldwide. "Over the last few years, we solidified our partnership with them
and have seen significant business growth. We have consistently demonstrated we understand their
business and have the ability to provide creative solutions to their clients' complex shipping
DM Transportation is the third 3PL (third-party logistics provider) to recognize YRC Freight for
carrier excellence in 2012; the company also received a Carrier of the Year award from
NASSTRAC, a major industry association.
About YRC Freight
YRC Freight, a leading transporter of industrial, commercial and retail goods, specializes in
less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping solutions for businesses. Based in Overland Park, Kan., YRC
Freight provides comprehensive North American coverage and offers a broad portfolio of LTL
services to bring flexibility and reliability to customers' supply chains. For more information, visit
Web site: www.yrcfreight.com
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Media Contact: Suzanne Dawson
Linden, Alschuler & Kaplan
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