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Sep 20, 2013, 04:29 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 of...


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 System ...


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 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 Championships...


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 quarter ...


May 17, 2013, 11:00 ET YRC Worldwide to Present at Wolfe Conference

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) Chief Executive Officer James Welch and Chief Financial Officer Jamie Pierson will deliver a company presentation...


May 10, 2013, 10:00 ET YRC Worldwide Announces 2013 Destination Green Award Winners

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced the winners of its third annual Destination Green Environmental Excellence Award honoring employees ...


May 09, 2013, 10:05 ET YRC Worldwide Comments On ABF Combination Proposal

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) confirms that it had made a preliminary proposal to acquire Arkansas Best Corp. In response, President and CEO Judy ...


May 03, 2013, 08:31 ET YRC Worldwide Reports First Quarter Positive Operating Income for the First Time in Six Years

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


Apr 17, 2013, 12:19 ET YRC Worldwide and International Association of Machinists Reach Tentative Agreement

YRC Worldwide announced today that it has reached a tentative agreement with the leadership of the International Association of Machinists (IAM) on a ...


Apr 17, 2013, 05:03 ET YRC Worldwide Schedules First Quarter 2013 Conference Call

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced that on Friday, May 3, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. EDT, 8:30 a.m. CDT, company executives will host a...


Apr 12, 2013, 04:28 ET YRC Worldwide Ends Contract Extension with International Association of Machinists

YRC Worldwide announced today that it is ending a contract extension with the International Association of Machinists (IAM), effective April 15....


Feb 27, 2013, 01:52 ET YRC Freight Partners With Clean Energy for LNG Truck Natural Gas Project

YRC Freight, a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW), today announced that it has completed an agreement with Clean Energy Fuels Corp....


Feb 08, 2013, 08:29 ET YRC Worldwide Reports Positive Annual Operating Income for the First Time in Six Years

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2012. Full Year Results Consolidated...


Jan 31, 2013, 12:15 ET YRC Worldwide to Present at Stifel Nicolaus and BB&T Conferences

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) Chief Financial Officer Jamie Pierson will deliver a company presentation at the Stifel Nicolaus Transportation &...


Jan 25, 2013, 02:30 ET YRC Worldwide Schedules Fourth Quarter 2012 Conference Call

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced that on Friday, February 8, 2013, at 9:30am ET, 8:30am CT, company executives will host a...


Nov 02, 2012, 08:29 ET YRC Worldwide Reports Second Consecutive Quarter of Positive Operating Income; Regional Transportation Delivers a 93.5 Operating Ratio

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today reported financial results for the third quarter of 2012. Consolidated operating revenue for the third...


Oct 26, 2012, 09:00 ET YRC Worldwide Schedules Third Quarter 2012 Conference Call

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced that on Friday, November 2, 2012, at 9:30am ET, 8:30am CT, company executives will host a...


Oct 17, 2012, 09:00 ET YRC Worldwide Announces 2012 Destination Green Environmental Excellence Awards

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced the 2012 winners of the Destination Green Environmental Excellence Award for employee leadership in ...


Oct 09, 2012, 05:00 ET YRC Worldwide Companies Honored with the ATA Mike Russell 'Good Stuff' Trucking Image Award

The American Trucking Associations has awarded YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW), YRC Freight, Holland, Reddaway and New Penn with the sixth annual...


Aug 29, 2012, 02:35 ET YRC Worldwide to Present at Deutsche Bank Conference

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) Chief Executive Officer James Welch and Chief Financial Officer Jamie Pierson will deliver a company presentation...


Aug 03, 2012, 08:30 ET YRC Worldwide Reports Positive Operating Income for Second Quarter

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today reported financial results for the second quarter of 2012. Consolidated operating revenue for the second...


Aug 02, 2012, 11:21 ET YRC Worldwide Agrees with Dismissal of ABF Freight System Lawsuit

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) agrees with the ruling on Wednesday, August 1, by Judge Susan Webber Wright of the U.S. District Court for the...


Aug 01, 2012, 06:00 ET YRC Worldwide Schedules Second Quarter 2012 Release of Earnings

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced that it will release earnings for second quarter 2012 on August 3, 2012 prior to the opening of the ...


Jul 26, 2012, 10:00 ET YRC Worldwide Deploys Intermec CN70e Mobile Handheld Devices to Optimize Delivery Efficiency and Service

YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced that it will be deploying the Intermec CN70e handheld mobile devices to more than 10,000...