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Sep 20, 2013, 16:29 ET

YRC Worldwide Announces Leadership Change at YRC Freight

 YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced that, effective immediately, in addition to his responsibilities as Chief Executive Officer...

Sep 03, 2013, 12:33 ET

YRC Worldwide Agrees with Court Decision to Again Reject ABF Freight System Lawsuit

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) agrees with the federal court ruling announced on August 30th to again reject a lawsuit filed by ABF Freight...

Aug 26, 2013, 11:15 ET

Holland Professional Driver Bruce Renton Named National Rookie of the Year at 2013 National Truck Driving Championships

Holland, a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW), is proud to announce that professional driver Bruce Renton of Grand Rapids, Mich. has...

Aug 15, 2013, 08:00 ET

Holland, Reddaway and New Penn Receive Quest for Quality Awards for Performance Excellence

 The readers of Logistics Management magazine have honored Holland, New Penn and Reddaway as the "best of the best" with 2013 Quest for Quality...

Aug 13, 2013, 09:00 ET

YRC Worldwide Sends 31 Professional Drivers to the 2013 National Truck Driving Championships

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) announced today that 31 of its professional drivers will compete at the 2013 National Truck Driving...

Aug 07, 2013, 08:29 ET

YRC Worldwide Reports Second Quarter Results

 YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today reported financial results for the second quarter 2013. Consolidated operating revenue for the second...

Aug 01, 2013, 12:45 ET

YRC Worldwide Schedules Second Quarter 2013 Conference Call

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced that on Wednesday, August 7, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. EDT, 8:30 a.m. CDT, company executives will host...

Jul 31, 2013, 11:00 ET

Reddaway Sends Three Professional Drivers to National Truck Driving Championships

(NASDAQ: YRCW) – Three Reddaway professional drivers have won first place trophies in their respective classes at state truck driving...

Jul 16, 2013, 09:02 ET

YRC Freight Sends 24 Professional Drivers to the 2013 National Truck Driving Championships

 YRC Freight, a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW), announced today that 24 of its professional drivers will compete at...

Jul 15, 2013, 09:00 ET

New Penn Sets One-Year Injury-Free Safety Milestone at Three Terminals

 (NASDAQ: YRCW) – Employees at New Penn terminals located in Rochester, N.Y.; Springfield, Mass. and Buffalo, N.Y. were recently honored...

Jun 25, 2013, 08:00 ET

Four Holland Professional Drivers Win Division Titles and Head to National Truck Driving Championships

(NASDAQ: YRCW) -- A total of four Holland professional drivers have won division titles at their individual state truck driving competitions...

Jun 18, 2013, 08:00 ET

Holland Receives Carrier Excellence Award from BNSF Logistics

 (NASDAQ: YRCW) - On June 4, 2013 Holland was the recipient of the 2012 Carrier Excellence Award in the LTL category by BNSF Logistics...

Jun 13, 2013, 11:00 ET

Reddaway Earns Two First Place Awards From Utah Trucking Association

(NASDAQ: YRCW) – Reddaway representatives attending the recent annual meeting of the Utah Trucking Association (UTA) received two top awards....

Jun 12, 2013, 08:00 ET

Holland Wins 2012 Supplier Excellence Award from Eastman Chemical

 (NASDAQ: YRCW) − Eastman Chemical Company, a leading global manufacturer of specialty chemicals, additives and more, has named Holland...

Jun 05, 2013, 10:52 ET

Holland Professional Driver Keith Fielding Travels Three Million Accident-Free Miles

 (NASDAQ: YRCW) − Holland professional driver Keith Fielding achieved the remarkable accomplishment of driving over three million...

May 31, 2013, 08:00 ET

Holland Named 2012 Regional LTL Carrier of the Year by Echo Global Logistics

 (NASDAQ: YRCW) -- Echo Global Logistics, a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation and logistics services, has recently named...

May 30, 2013, 16:39 ET

Milton, Pa. New Penn Facility Celebrates 500 Day Major Safety Milestone

  (NASDAQ: YRCW) -- On May 15, 2013 the New Penn Milton, Pa. facility celebrated its 500th consecutive day without a single lost time...

May 23, 2013, 09:00 ET
New Penn and Its Employees Provide Support to Wounded Veterans at L.E.E.K. Preserve.  Pictured: FRONT L-R: Priscilla Ebright, Kelly Fisher, Elaine Fisher.  BACK L-R: Barry Ebright, Kate Fisher, Colonel Ed Fisher, U.S. Army Retired.  (PRNewsFoto/YRC Worldwide)

New Penn and Its Employees Provide Support to Wounded Veterans at L.E.E.K. Preserve

 (NASDAQ: YRCW) – New Penn and its employees at the New Penn corporate headquarters in Lebanon, Pa., provided their support to the...

May 23, 2013, 08:00 ET
Holland Professional Driver Russ Simpson Wins Division Title at Ohio Truck Driving Competition. Pictured: Russ Simpson.  (PRNewsFoto/YRC Worldwide, Holland)

Holland Professional Driver Russ Simpson Wins Division Title at Ohio Truck Driving Competition

 (NASDAQ: YRCW) − Holland professional driver Russell Simpson took the top award at the 2013 Ohio Truck Driving Championships, winning...

May 21, 2013, 11:01 ET

YRC Freight Implements Network Optimization Plan

 YRC Freight, a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ: YRCW), moves forward with continuous improvements, implementing a change in operations...