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Teamsters, YRC Strike Tentative Deal on Labor Contract

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Representatives of YRC Worldwide and the Teamsters union have reached a tentative agreement on terms of a new labor contract and agreed to extend the current agreement through May 31 to finalize a deal.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
March 22, 2019
Business

YRC Worldwide Reports Mixed Financial Results for 3Q

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YRC Worldwide Inc. posted net income of $2.9 million, or 9 cents a share, a slight drop from $3 million, or 9 cents, in 2017, the carrier reported for the third quarter Nov. 1.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
November 1, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 100

YRC Worldwide Reports Mixed 2Q Earnings Compared With 2017

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YRC Worldwide Inc. reported a decline in second-quarter net income, even as operating revenue increased.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
August 2, 2018
Business

YRC Worldwide Reports First-Quarter Loss

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YRC Worldwide announced a net loss of $14.6 million in the first quarter, yet the result marked a nearly $11 million improvement when compared with the year-ago period, when it lost $25.3 million, the less-than-truckload carrier announced May 3.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
May 3, 2018
Business

YRC Worldwide Loses $7.5 Million in 4Q 2017

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Less-than-truckload carrier YRC Worldwide reported Feb. 1 a fourth-quarter net loss of $7.5 million, the same loss amount reported in the fourth quarter a year ago.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
February 2, 2018
Business, Logistics

YRC, Union Pacific Execs Laud Tax Reform as Boon for Transportation Industry

From right: Jack Welch of YRC Worldwide, Jason Hess of Union Pacific, Ted Prince of Tiger Cool Express YRC's Welch (from right), Union Pacific's Hess and panel moderator Ted Prince of Tiger Cool Express discuss challenges and prospects for the transportation industry in 2018. (Seth Clevenger/Transport Topics)

ATLANTA — YRC Worldwide CEO James Welch and an executive at Union Pacific predicted that tax reform will drive further economic growth and higher freight demand, but voiced concerns about the future of NAFTA and the continued challenge of attracting younger workers during a logistics conference here.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
January 23, 2018
Business, Logistics

YRC Profits Plunge 78% in Third Quarter

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YRC Worldwide CEO James Welch was hopeful three months ago that the third quarter would be in line with the second quarter, but that was before two hurricanes wreaked havoc in Texas and Florida.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
November 2, 2017
Business

YRC Remains Profitable, but Less So Than in Year-Ago Quarter

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LTL carrier YRC Worldwide was profitable during the second quarter, but at a lesser level than during the same time in 2016.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
August 3, 2017
Business

YRC Worldwide Tells Lenders to Expect Sharply Higher Operating Results This Year

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YRC Worldwide told its lenders that it expects sharply higher operating income and increased revenues this year as the two sides negotiated terms of some existing debt.

Mark Davis | The Kansas City Star
July 12, 2017
Business

LTLs Due to Report 2Q Revenue Growth, Yields; Execs Pleased With First Half of 2017

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LTLs benefited from a robust second quarter with revenue growth and stronger volumes and yields year-over-year, according to industry analysts and executives.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
July 12, 2017

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