FORT SMITH, Ark.
May 9, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Arkansas Best Corporation (Nasdaq: ABFS) will appear at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Global Transportation Conference in
Thursday, May 17
10:10 a.m. ET
. Michael E. Newcity, Vice President - Chief Financial Officer, will speak on a panel entitled "Walking the Volume/Pricing Tightrope." 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 15, 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
, Vice President Investor Relations and Corporate Communications Telephone: (479) 785-6200
SOURCE Arkansas Best Corporation