TITLE

Roadway Express Inc

PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Transportation & Distribution;Jan2003, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the less-than-truckload carrier Roadway Express Inc. Benefit of Consolidated Freightways closure on the company; Efforts of Roadways on improving its service offerings; Factors influencing shipping decisions of carriers.
ACCESSION #
8899242

 

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