Arkansas Best Corporation to Appear at the Credit Suisse Automotive and Transportation Conference

Aug 30, 2010, 11:34 ET from Arkansas Best Corporation

FORT SMITH, Ark., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arkansas Best Corporation (Nasdaq: ABFS) will appear at the Credit Suisse Automotive and Transportation Conference in New York City Wednesday, September 8, from 3:00 p.m. until 3:35 p.m. ET.  Judy R. McReynolds, President and Chief Executive Officer will be participating in a less-than-truckload transportation panel discussion.  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 September 30.

Arkansas Best Corporation, headquartered in Fort Smith, Arkansas, is a transportation holding company.  ABF Freight System, Inc., Arkansas Best's largest subsidiary, has been in continuous service since 1923.  ABF provides transportation of less-than-truckload ("LTL") general commodities throughout North America.  More information is available at and


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

Telephone: (479) 785-6200

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