SOURCE: Roadrunner Transportation Systems

Roadrunner Transportation Systems

July 21, 2011 16:15 ET

Roadrunner Transportation Systems Announces General Rate Increase

CUDAHY, WI--(Marketwire - Jul 21, 2011) - Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (NYSE: RRTS), a leading asset-light transportation and logistics services provider, today announced that it will implement an average 6.9% rate increase for all non-contractual customers effective August 15, 2011, using the current RDFS 501 US and RDFS 700 Canadian series base rate.

While the increase will average 6.9%, the actual rate increase will vary based upon lane, weight and freight classification. The rate increase will apply to all less-than-truckload rates, but absolute minimum charge shipments and accessorial fees will remain unchanged.

About Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc.

Roadrunner Transportation Systems is a leading asset-light transportation and logistics services provider offering a full suite of solutions, including customized and expedited less-than-truckload, truckload, transportation management solutions, intermodal solutions, and domestic and international air. Roadrunner serves customers across North America in a variety of industries including retail, industrial, paper goods, manufacturing, food and beverage, health care, chemicals, computer hardware and general commodities. For more information, please visit Roadrunner's website, www.rrts.com.

Contact Information

  • CONTACTS:
    Peter Armbruster
    Chief Financial Officer
    414-615-1648
    Email: Email Contact

    Marilyn Vollrath
    Vollrath Associates
    414-221-0210