FORT SMITH, Ark. - ArcBest℠ (Nasdaq: ARCB), a leading logistics company with creative problem solvers who deliver integrated solutions, and its carrier ABF Freight are celebrating National Truck Driver Appreciation Week with employee appreciation events at our more than 240 service centers.

National Truck Driver Appreciation Week is designed to honor the 3.5 million professional truck drivers in the United States and to highlight the integral role that these drivers play in the economy.

“Our ABF Freight drivers and Panther owner-operators make tens of thousands of weekly pickups and deliveries and ensure those goods are delivered on time and damage free,” said ArcBest Chairman, President and CEO Judy R. McReynolds. “The Skill and the Will that these drivers demonstrate every day help set ArcBest apart from the rest.”

Established by the American Trucking Associations, National Truck Driver Appreciation Week is held annually to recognize and celebrate the people most responsible for delivering America’s most essential goods.