VAN BUREN, Ark., Sept. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- USA Truck, Inc. (NASDAQ: USAK) announced that both Inbound Logistics and Transport Topics have recently listed USA Truck as a Top 100 carrier for 2012. Inbound Logistics ranks USA Truck among its Top 100 Truckers, while Transport Topics places USA Truck at No. 49, up from No. 50 in 2010.
"We are pleased to receive the recognition from these well-respected industry publications," said Jaimey Malone, Vice President of Sales for USA Truck. "With this recognition, the recent receipt of a carrier of the year award, and our new revolving credit facility, we are excited about the opportunities we can provide our drivers and employees and the service we can provide our customers."
Inbound Logistics' Top 100 Truckers list, selected this year from a pool of more than 250 companies, serves as a qualitative assessment of service providers the editors believe are best equipped to meet and surpass readers' evolving truck transportation needs." USA Truck continues to help shippers gain a competitive edge through innovative solutions, cost-saving strategies and true partnerships," Inbound Logistics editor Felecia Stratton said. "That's why Inbound Logistics editors have recognized USA Truck as a 2012 Top 100 Trucker." Each year, Inbound Logistics editors select the best transportation providers by carefully evaluating submitted information, conducting personal interviews and online research, and comparing that data to our readers' burgeoning trucking and logistics challenges. More information is available at www.inboundlogistics.com. The Transport Topics 100, an annual survey of the largest for-hire and private company motor carriers, documents the size and scope of the largest trucking operations, and provides timely analysis of trends shaping the industry. For more information, visit www.ttnews.com. USA Truck is a dry van truckload carrier transporting general commodities via our General Freight and Dedicated Freight service offerings. We transport commodities throughout the continental United States and into and out of portions of Canada. We also transport general commodities into and out of Mexico by allowing through-trailer service from our terminal in Laredo, Texas. Our Strategic Capacity Solutions and Intermodal operating segments provide customized transportation solutions using our technology and multiple modes of transportation including our assets and the assets of our partner carriers. This press release and related information will be available to interested parties at our web site, http://www.usa-truck.com under the "News Releases" tab of the "Investors" menu. SOURCE USA Truck