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August 27, 2015 at 9:15 AM EDT

YRC Worldwide to Present at Cowen Conference

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ:YRCW) announced today that Chief Executive Officer James Welch and Chief Financial Officer Jamie Pierson will deliver a company presentation at the Cowen and Company 8th Annual Global Transportation Conference on Thursday, September 10, 2015, at 9:20 a.m. EDT. The conference will be held at The Boston Harbor Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts.

The presentation will be available to listeners via the YRC Worldwide Internet site yrcw.com as a live webcast and as a replay for 30 days.

About YRC Worldwide

YRC Worldwide Inc., headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., is the holding company for a portfolio of less-than-truckload (LTL) companies including YRC Freight, YRC Reimer, Holland, Reddaway, and New Penn. Collectively, YRC Worldwide companies have one of the largest, most comprehensive LTL networks in North America with local, regional, national and international capabilities. Through their teams of experienced service professionals, YRC Worldwide companies offer industry-leading expertise in flexible supply chain solutions, ensuring customers can ship industrial, commercial and retail goods with confidence. Please visit www.yrcw.com for more information.

CONTACT: Investor Contact:

         Stephanie Fisher

         913-696-6108

         investor@yrcw.com



         Media Contact:

         Suzanne DawsonLAK Public Relations, Inc.

         212-329-1420

         sdawson@lakpr.com

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