Landstar Launches New Customer-Focused Web Site

Jan 11, 2010, 09:30 ET from Landstar System, Inc.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (Nasdaq: LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a non-asset based provider of integrated supply chain solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation, warehousing and logistics services, announced today the launch of the company's redesigned Web site at

"Landstar offers its customers comprehensive supply chain solutions, including a full range of global and domestic transportation services," said Landstar Chairman, President and CEO Henry Gerkens. "The enhanced site reflects that Landstar is far more than a traditional truckload provider."

The new site simplifies the search for information on all service offerings Landstar provides to its customers. Information is available on all of Landstar's capabilities, from the company's full suite of over-the-road, air, ocean, rail and warehousing services, to complete enterprise solutions offered by A3i and NLM, including supply chain engineering, supply chain order management and outsourced logistics.

The updated site also offers increased functionality for customers. For example, the site now includes a user-friendly 'request a service' button located on nearly every page. "We're already seeing benefit from this with the increased number of service requests generated through the Web site," said Gerkens.

Continued Gerkens, "The redesigned clearly showcases all of Landstar's capabilities as a premier supply chain solutions provider for small and large customers alike."

Landstar System, Inc. is a non-asset based provider of integrated supply chain solutions. Landstar delivers safe, specialized transportation, warehousing and logistics services to a broad range of customers worldwide utilizing a network of agents, third-party capacity owners and employees. All Landstar transportation companies are certified to ISO 9001:2000 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. Its common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.

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