ArcBest ranks No. 774 for 2017, up 26 spots from 2016 rankings

FORT SMITH, Arkansas - ArcBestSM (Nasdaq: ARCB), a leading logistics company with creative problem solvers who deliver integrated solutions, today announces that it has moved up 26 spots on the Fortune 1000, the annual ranking by Fortune magazine of the 1,000 largest U.S. companies.

According to Fortune, ArcBest is listed at No. 774, compared to No. 800 in 2016. ArcBest’s ranking on the Fortune list has seen continued improvement in recent years. In 2013, ArcBest was ranked 927; in 2014, the company was ranked 889; and in 2015, the company was No. 832.

“At ArcBest, we are focused on providing integrated logistics solutions to meet our customers’ evolving needs along with a best-in-class customer experience,” said Judy R. McReynolds, ArcBest chairman, president and CEO. “We are pleased to be recognized on the Fortune 1000 list.”

In January, ArcBest implemented a new corporate structure to better serve customers, unifying sales, pricing, customer service, marketing and capacity sourcing functions under the ArcBest brand.

“ArcBest has the unique ability to simplify and uncomplicate even the most complex logistics and supply chain challenges that our customers face every day,” McReynolds said. “We do that with people who have The Skill and The Will to get the job done.”