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Yellow Freight System Focuses On Chemical Transportation
Feb 15, 2001
Yellow Freight System Focuses On Chemical Transportation OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Freight System, the largest operating subsidiary of Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) has co-sponsored the 6th Annual Transportation and Distribution Conference, hosted by Chemical Week
Yellow Freight System Places 160 Employees on Layoff
Feb 12, 2001
Yellow Freight System Places 160 Employees on Layoff OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Freight System, the largest operating subsidiary of Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL), has placed approximately 160 salaried staff members on layoff status due to current economic conditions.
Yellow Corporation Posts Record 2000 Revenue and Earnings
Jan 26, 2001
Yellow Corporation Posts Record 2000 Revenue and Earnings OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) today announced record full year earnings per share of $2.49 in 2000, up 23 percent from earnings per share of $2.03 in 1999, all before unusual and discontinued
Yellow Corporation Announces Regional Group Integration
Jan 15, 2001
Yellow Corporation Announces Regional Group Integration OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Jan 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) today announced that WestEx and Action Express, two operating subsidiaries within the corporation's Regional Group, will be integrated with its Saia subsidiary and
Yellow Corporation Reschedules Investment Community Conference Call To January 26, 2001
Jan 10, 2001
Yellow Corporation Reschedules Investment Community Conference Call To January 26, 2001 OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- A teleconference review of Yellow Corporation fourth quarter and 2000 financial results has been rescheduled for Friday, Jan.
Yellow Corporation to Host Investment Community Conference Call On January 25, 2001
Dec 19, 2000
Yellow Corporation to Host Investment Community Conference Call On January 25, 2001 OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- A teleconference review of Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) fourth quarter and 2000 financial results will be held on Thursday Jan. 25, 2001 beginning at 11 a.m.
Yellow Corporation Names Donald G. Barger As CFO; Appoints Gregory A. Reid as Chief Communications Officer
Nov 13, 2000
Yellow Corporation Names Donald G. Barger As CFO; Appoints Gregory A. Reid as Chief Communications Officer OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) today announced that it has named Donald G. Barger, Jr., as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for
Yellow Corporation Posts 25% Earnings Increase in Third Quarter
Oct 19, 2000
Yellow Corporation Posts 25% Earnings Increase in Third Quarter OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) announced today that net income for the third quarter ended September 30, 2000 was $19.6 million, or $.80 per share, compared with net income of $15.9
Yellow Announces Third Quarter Earnings Preview
Sep 25, 2000
Yellow Announces Third Quarter Earnings Preview OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to recent investor inquiries, Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) announced today that the company expects earnings for the third quarter ending September 30, 2000, to meet or exceed the current
Dennis E. Foster to Join Yellow Corporation Board; Ronald T. Lemay to Join Transportation.com Board
Sep 19, 2000
Dennis E. Foster to Join Yellow Corporation Board; Ronald T. Lemay to Join Transportation.com Board OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) announced today that Alltel Corporation Vice Chairman Dennis E. Foster has joined the Yellow Corporation Board of
Yellow Corporation to Host Investment Community Conference Call on October 19
Sep 18, 2000
Yellow Corporation to Host Investment Community Conference Call on October 19 OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- A teleconference review of Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) third quarter financial results will be held on Thursday Oct. 19, 2000 beginning at 2:00 p.m. (EDT), 1:00 p.m.
No More 'Disappearing' Shipment Information With My Tracking on My Yellow Website
Aug 07, 2000
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The message from the customer has been clear: "Give me complete, accurate and fast access to information about any of my shipments moving through the Yellow network. And after the shipment is delivered, keep the information from disappearing." My Tracking,
Yellow Corporation Names Treasurer
Jul 20, 2000
Yellow Corporation Names Treasurer OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) announced today that Stephen Bruffett has been promoted to Treasurer for Yellow Corporation, effective immediately. Bruffett will report to Bert Trucksess, Chief Financial
Yellow Corporation Earnings Increase 81%
Jul 18, 2000
Yellow Corporation Earnings Increase 81% OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) announced today that net income for the second quarter ended June 30, 2000 was $23.5 million, or $.92 per share, compared with net income of $13.0 million, or $.52 per share in
Yellow Freight Announces 5.9 Percent General Rate Increase
Jul 14, 2000
Yellow Freight Announces 5.9 Percent General Rate Increase OVERLAND PARK, Kan, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Freight System, a Yellow Corporation subsidiary (Nasdaq: YELL), announced today that it will implement a general rate increase averaging 5.9 percent effective August 1 for customers not
Harry Potter Meets the Transportation Wizard -- Exact Express(TM) from Yellow
Jul 11, 2000
Harry Potter Meets the Transportation Wizard -- Exact Express(TM) from Yellow OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow worked some transportation wizardry of its own on July 6 when 319 shipments of the fourth and latest book in the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Goblet of
Yellow Corporation Announces $25 Million Stock Buy-back
Jun 23, 2000
Yellow Corporation Announces $25 Million Stock Buy-back OVERLAND PARK, Kan., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has authorized management to purchase Yellow Corporation common shares in the open market up to a limit of $25
My Yellow Web Site Puts Customer in Driver's Seat
Jun 16, 2000
My Yellow Web Site Puts Customer in Driver's Seat OVERLAND PARK, Kan., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow has just added more horsepower to its feature-rich Internet web site for My Yellow customers. New secure, customized applications just introduced on the free www.yellowfreight.com web site include:
James Welch Named New President of Yellow Freight System; Mike Smid Appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
May 19, 2000
James Welch Named New President of Yellow Freight System; Mike Smid Appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer OVERLAND PARK, Kan., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) today announced that James Welch has been named as the new President and Chief Operating
Yellow Corporation Announces the Resignation of Hiram Cox, Senior Vice President and CFO
May 02, 2000
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., May 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Corporation (Nasdaq: YELL) announced today that Hiram Cox, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, is resigning to take the position of Senior Vice President Finance of Northwest Airlines, Inc.