ABF Announces Revised Rates

(Fort Smith, Arkansas, June 11, 2012) – On Monday, June 25, 2012, ABF®, a global provider of customizable supply chain solutions, will revise its general rates and charges for its freight division. Rates will increase by about 6.9%, although the effect on specific lanes and shipments will vary.

Customers will be able to view and download the new rates on or before June 25th by accessing abf.com.

ABF enhances supply-chain efficiencies and achieves optimum performance by focusing on specific logistics needs and customizing innovative solutions. Our resource-rich infrastructure includes an innovative Dual-System® Network for regional and national transportation. ABF's portfolio of logistics services extends from the manufacturer’s floor to expedited and/or white-glove final delivery. In between, customers benefit from a single point of contact and total end-to-end supply chain visibility.

ABF is the principal subsidiary of Arkansas Best Corporation (Nasdaq: ABFS).

Source: ABF Freight System, Inc.

Contact: Mr. Russ Aikman, director of marketing & public relations
Telephone: (479) 785-8913

Websites: abf.com