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,

Contact Information

    Peter Armbruster
    Chief Financial Officer
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    Marilyn Vollrath
    Vollrath Associates