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Menlo Worldwide Logistics

October 16, 2012 09:41 ET

Cisco Recognizes Menlo Worldwide Logistics With Excellence in Forward Logistics Award

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 16, 2012) - Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that it has received the Excellence in Forward Logistics award from Cisco. 

This prestigious award recognizes Menlo for Excellence in Forward Logistics, commemorating the company for demonstrating excellence in operations, innovation and collaboration, and for providing collaborative solutions that enhance Cisco's business strategies.

"The Menlo team has consistently demonstrated an unprecedented willingness to collaborate with our team and with other partners in the supply chain," said Jack Allen, Senior Director, Logistics and Manufacturing Solutions, Cisco. "They have also achieved remarkable scores in both 'Collaboration' and overall 'Balanced Scorecard' throughout FY12. We are pleased to award Menlo with the Excellence in Forward Logistics award."

The distinction was awarded during Cisco's 21st annual Supplier Appreciation Event, held Sept. 6 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Cisco presented awards to suppliers in recognition of their contributions to Cisco's success in fiscal year 2012. At the event, Cisco celebrated the shared successes of its global value chain with strategic suppliers and manufacturing partners and reaffirmed its commitment to a strong, continued partnership that will further accelerate innovation.

"We are honored to be recognized by Cisco for the impact our logistics services have had on their business operations, and particularly the value created for their supply chain," noted Robert L. Bianco Jr., president of Menlo Worldwide Logistics. "To be commended for performance excellence by a company with the stature and reputation of Cisco is truly a testament to the Menlo team, the commitment to excellence we strive for every day, and the superior quality service we deliver to this industry-leading technology company."

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About Menlo Worldwide Logistics: Menlo Worldwide Logistics is a $1.6 billion global provider of logistics, transportation management and supply chain services with operations in five continents including North America. Based in San Mateo, Calif., Menlo's 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. The company operates a strategic network of multi-client and dedicated facilities encompassing more than 17 million square feet of warehouse space in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe and Latin America. With its industry-leading technologies, Menlo creates effective, integrated solutions for the transportation and distribution needs of leading businesses around the world.

Menlo Worldwide Logistics is a subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), a $5.3 billion diversified freight transportation and logistics company. For more information, please visit us on the Web at www.con-way.com.

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