ABF Freight System
|Traded as||NASDAQ: ARCB|
|Headquarters||Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States|
|Key people||Roy Slagle, President and Chief Executive Officer|
|Revenue||US$1.47B (FY 2009)|
|Net income||US$-128M (FY 2009)|
|Total assets||US$870M (FY 2009)|
|Total equity||US$501M (FY 2009)|
|Employees||10,000 (2011) |
ABF Freight System, a subsidiary of Arkansas Best Corporation, is an integrated source for comprehensive supply chain management. Beginning in 1923 as a local freight hauler, the company has evolved into a global provider of customizable supply chain solutions. The company’s infrastructure includes a network for handling regional and national less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation of general commodities. ABF ended 2011 with revenue of $1.73 billion and approximately 10,000 active employees.
In 2011, ABF was named: National LTL Carrier of the Year by the National Shippers Strategic Transportation Council; a Green Supply Chain Partner by Inbound Logistics magazine; a CIO 100 company by CIO magazine; an Information Week 500 company by Information Week magazine; and winner of the Excellence in Security Award from the American Trucking Associations (ATA). ABF is the only six-time winner of the ATA President’s Trophy for Safety, the only six-time winner of the Excellence in Security Award, and a five time winner of the Excellence in Claims/Loss Prevention Award.
- Arkansas Best (ABFS) annual SEC income statement filing via Wikinvest.
- Arkansas Best (ABFS) annual SEC balance sheet filing via Wikinvest.
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