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Jun 06, 2013, 12:56 ET
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Con-way Freight to Host the 67th Annual Minnesota Truck Driving Championships

WHAT:     While the number of fatalities on Minnesota's roads has decreased incrementally over the past four years, one loss...

Jun 05, 2013, 11:30 ET
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Con-way Freight Dedicates New Lumberton Service Center

Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today dedicated its new 65-door service center in...

May 23, 2013, 10:01 ET
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Con-way Freight Technicians to Compete at SuperTech

 Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that 11 of its top truck...

May 21, 2013, 10:03 ET
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Con-way Freight Announces Major Expansion in Fond du Lac

 Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) trucking company and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced a major...

May 15, 2013, 10:02 ET
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Con-way Freight Wins LTL Carrier of the Year Honors from Technicolor

 Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), has been named LTL Carrier of the Year by...

May 13, 2013, 12:54 ET
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Local Con-way Freight Drivers Achieve 25 Years of Safe Driving

 Urban Chicago city driving with its heavy, stop and go traffic, construction zones, distracted drivers, pedestrians, brutal congestion and...

May 02, 2013, 11:01 ET
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Con-way Freight Honored by Local Decatur Army Reserve Veteran for Support, Presents Commemorative Flag Flown during Afghanistan Deployment

U.S. Army Reserve Staff Sgt. Brian McCleskey, a driver sales representative for Con-way Freight, has served two tours of duty with the Army...

Apr 10, 2013, 10:03 ET
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Con-way Freight Receives SmartWay® Transport Partner Verification

 Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that it has received the...

Mar 07, 2013, 12:35 ET
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Con-way Freight Dedicates New Laredo Facility

Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today dedicated its new service center facility...

Jun 21, 2012, 16:15 ET
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Con-way Freight Announces 2012 General Rate Increase

Con-way Freight, the nationwide less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) announced today that it will institute a general...

Oct 04, 2011, 16:05 ET
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Tom Clark Named Executive Vice President of Operations for Con-way Freight

Con-way Freight, the regional and national less-than-truckload (LTL) subsidiary and largest operating unit of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), announced...

Jul 18, 2011, 16:15 ET
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Con-way Freight Announces 2011 General Rate Increase

Con-way Freight, the nationwide less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), announced today that it will institute a general...

Aug 27, 2008, 01:00 ET
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 04/18/2006

Con-way Freight Drivers Make Strong Showing at 2008 National Truck Driving Championships

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) freight carrier and the largest subsidiary of Con-way...

Aug 20, 2008, 01:00 ET
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 SAN MATEO, CA UNITED STATES
 04/18/2006

Con-way Freight Names W. Gregory Lehmkuhl Executive Vice President - Operations

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) freight carrier and the largest subsidiary of...

Aug 22, 2007, 01:00 ET
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 SAN MATEO, CA UNITED STATES
 04/18/2006

Con-way Freight Unveils Unified Operating Model

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Con-way Freight Inc., a less-than-truckload (LTL) freight transportation company and...

Aug 16, 2007, 01:00 ET
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 SAN MATEO, CA UNITED STATES
 04/18/2006

Con-way Freight Sends 52 Drivers to National Truck Driving Championships

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Con-way Freight's professional drivers are headed to Minnesota to compete in the 2007...

Jan 17, 2007, 00:00 ET
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 SAN MATEO, CA UNITED STATES
 04/18/2006

APL Logistics and Con-Way Freight Expand 'OceanGuaranteed(SM)' Service

SINGAPORE and SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- OceanGuaranteed(SM), the time definite, less-than-container-load (LCL) cargo...

Nov 09, 2006, 00:00 ET

Con-way Freight Receives Safety Awards from Iowa, Wisconsin and Arizona Trucking Associations

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Iowa, Wisconsin and Arizona state trucking associations honored less-than-truckload...

Nov 02, 2006, 00:00 ET
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THE PRESIDENT IS SUPPORTING OUR TROOPS ON MEMORIAL DAY - SIX FLAGS PRESIDENT MARK SHAPIRO, THAT IS. Six Flags Is Contributing $5 From Every Season Pass Sold During the Memorial Day Holiday Weekend To Buy Toys for the Children of Our Troops Overseas. (PRNewsFoto/Six Flags, Inc.)[TK]
 NEW YORK, NY UNITED STATES
 05/25/2006

Wyler Racing and Con-way Freight Back Together in 2007

FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wyler Racing and Con-way Freight, an operating unit of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today...

Oct 31, 2006, 00:00 ET
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THE PRESIDENT IS SUPPORTING OUR TROOPS ON MEMORIAL DAY - SIX FLAGS PRESIDENT MARK SHAPIRO, THAT IS. Six Flags Is Contributing $5 From Every Season Pass Sold During the Memorial Day Holiday Weekend To Buy Toys for the Children of Our Troops Overseas. (PRNewsFoto/Six Flags, Inc.)[TK]
 NEW YORK, NY UNITED STATES
 05/25/2006

Con-way Freight Receives Multiple Honors at American Trucking Associations Management Conference

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Con-way Freight (CWF), the less-than-truckload operating company of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW)...