SOURCE: Con-way Inc.

Con-way Inc.

August 26, 2010 09:00 ET

Menlo Worldwide Logistics Ranked No. 3 on 2010 Inbound Logistics Top 100 3PL Providers List

Company Recognized for Creating Solutions That Transform Customers' Supply Chains

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - August 26, 2010) - Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that it has been ranked No. 3 by Inbound Logistics on its 2010 Top 100 3PL Providers list. Each year, editors of the publication single out the nation's top service providers for capabilities that best meet or exceed the unique supply chain and logistics needs of their customers. Inbound Logistics is the leading trade magazine targeted toward business logistics and supply chain managers.

"How do today's leading business logistics managers face the challenges of demand volatility, compliance with complex customer requirements, and achieving the lean operational process so fundamental to success? By relying on a world class logistics partner like those found on the Inbound Logistics Top 100 3PL Providers list," said Felecia Stratton, editor, Inbound Logistics. "Inbound Logistics selected Menlo Worldwide Logistics as a 2010 Top 100 3PL provider because of its successful track record in acting as a business change agent for its customers, while delivering the operational efficiency needed to be globally competitive."

"There's nothing more important to us than helping our customers successfully compete in their markets, and we're able to achieve that through customized solutions that use lean tools to maximize efficiency, remove waste and increase value," said Robert L. Bianco Jr., president, Menlo Worldwide Logistics. "In times of economic challenge, it's critical that companies work with 3PLs capable of driving supply chain excellence, and it's an honor to be recognized by this prestigious publication for our ability to do just that."

Each year, editors of Inbound Logistics select the best logistics solutions providers by carefully evaluating submitted information, personal interviews and online research, and comparing that data to the growing global supply chain and logistics challenges of readers. They selected this year's Top 100 3PLs from a pool of more than 300 companies.

Complete results are available in the July issue of Inbound Logistics.

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About Menlo Worldwide Logistics
Menlo Worldwide Logistics, LLC, is a US$1.4 billion global provider of logistics, transportation management and supply chain services with operations in five continents, including North America. As a third-party logistics provider, San Mateo, Calif.-based Menlo Worldwide Logistics' services range from dedicated contract logistics to warehouse and distribution management, transportation management, supply chain reengineering and other value-added services including packaging, kitting, order fulfillment and light assembly through a strategic network of multi-client and dedicated facilities. With more than 16 million square feet of dedicated warehouse space in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe and Latin America, and industry-leading technologies, Menlo Worldwide Logistics creates effective, integrated solutions for the transportation and distribution needs of leading businesses around the world.

Menlo Worldwide Logistics, LLC, is a subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), a $4.3 billion diversified freight transportation and logistics company. For more information, please visit us on the Web at

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