Arkansas Best Corporation To Appear At The 5th Annual Wolfe Trahan Global Transportation Conference

May 16, 2012, 15:11 ET from Arkansas Best Corporation

FORT SMITH, Ark., May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Arkansas Best Corporation (Nasdaq: ABFS) will appear at the 5th Annual Wolfe Trahan Global Transportation Conference in New York, New York, on Wednesday, May 23, at 9:00 a.m. ET.  Michael E. Newcity, Vice President - Chief Financial Officer, will speak on the "Public LTL Carrier" panel. The live program will be webcast (in a listen-only mode) and an archive will be available following the presentation.

To access the live audio, please go to the company's website at  This presentation will be archived through June 22, 2012.

Arkansas Best Corporation, headquartered in Fort Smith, Arkansas, is a freight transportation services and solutions provider.  Through its various subsidiaries, Arkansas Best offers a wide variety of logistics solutions including: domestic and global transportation of less-than-truckload ("LTL") and full load shipments, expedited and time-definite delivery solutions, freight brokerage, oversight of roadside assistance and equipment services for commercial vehicles, and household goods moving market services for consumers, corporations and the military. More information is available at and


Mr. David Humphrey, Vice President Investor Relations and Corporate Communications

Telephone: (479) 785-6200

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