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ArcBest Corporation Named to 2016 Forbes America’s Best Employers List

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ArcBest Corporation® Named to 2016 Forbes America’s Best Employers List

List ranks the Top 500 U.S. employers with more than 5,000 employees

FORT SMITH, Arkansas, May 16, 2016 — ArcBest Corporation® (Nasdaq: ARCB), a multibillion-dollar logistics company, today announced it has been named to Forbes America’s Best Large Employers list for 2016.

Forbes, working with online statistics provider Statista, surveyed more than 30,000 employees across 25 industries. The list ranks the Top 500 large employers based on the results, which asked employees how likely they were to recommend their company to others. The anonymous online survey also asked them to rate other employers in the industry.

“We’re honored to be named to Forbes’ list of America’s Best Employers,” said ArcBest Chairman, President and CEO Judy R. McReynolds. “Our employees make us who we are: a company that creatively solves our customers’ supply chain challenges. Their dedication is why customers rely on ArcBest brands for their logistics solutions.”

ArcBestSM is committed to the growth of their employees, offering online and in-person training courses, investing in continuing education opportunities and providing leadership development.

The company also places an emphasis on employee wellness through health challenges, comprehensive benefits and retirement plans, and an on-site health clinic at its corporate headquarters.

About the Forbes Best Employers methodology

The 500 employers featured on the list were chosen based on the results of independent survey conducted among 30,000 American employees working at large companies and institutions (headcount of 5,000 or more). Employees were contacted anonymously online without the involvement of their employer. Respondents included in this sample are representative of the U.S. workforce by gender, age, region, education, and ethnicity.

 

ABOUT ARCBEST

ArcBest Corporation® (Nasdaq: ARCB) solves complex logistics and transportation challenges. Our companies and brands — ABF Freight®, ABF Logistics®, Panther Premium Logistics®, FleetNet America®, U-Pack® and ArcBest Technologies — apply The Skill and The Will® with every shipment and supply chain solution, household move or vehicle repair. ArcBest finds a way.

For more information, visit arcb.com, abf.com, pantherpremium.com, fleetnetamerica.com and upack.com. ArcBest Corporation®. The Skill & The Will®.

 

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