October 31, 2008 - John G. Labrie, president of Con-way Freight, the less-than-truckload (LTL) commercial freight carrier and largest subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW), will participate in a panel discussion on Wednesday, November 5 at the Goldman Sachs Global Industrials Conference in New York City.
October 29, 2008 - Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) freight carrier and the largest subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), announced today that William R. Wynne has been promoted to Vice President, Marketing.
October 22, 2008 - Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW) today reported net income available to common shareholders for the third quarter of 2008 of $38.8 million (after preferred stock dividends), or 81 cents per diluted share. The results compare to third-quarter 2007 net income available to common shareholders (after preferred stock dividends) of $37.3 million, or 78 cents per diluted share.
October 20, 2008 - Schoolchildren across the United States will get new red ribbons from employees of Con-way Inc. this week, as the company participates in its 18th observance of the National Family Partnership and U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) National Red Ribbon Week. During the annual campaign, Con-way employees will deliver messages aimed at building awareness in young Americans of the dangers of drug use and encouraging its prevention.
October 10, 2008 - Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) announced today it has selected Menlo Worldwide Logistics, LLC, as its global lead logistics provider to support Navistar's global growth strategies as the company moves into new marketplaces. Working with Menlo will help Navistar as it continues to build its competitive cost structure.
October 09, 2008 - Paying for college just got a little easier for 151 children of parents employed by Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) and its operating companies. A total of 51 new students - along with 100 continuing students - have won financial grants through this year's Con-way Scholarship Program. Founded in 1991, Con-way established the program to support the educational pursuits of employees' children who have demonstrated outstanding academic, extracurricular and civic achievement. The company has awarded more than $2.9 million under the initiative to date.
October 02, 2008 - Con-way Freight received a first-place fleet safety award at Tennessee Trucking Association's (TTA) Annual Convention. The less-than-truckload carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) today announced that it was recognized by TTA in the Less-Than-Truckload 15 Million Miles and Over category for its exemplary safety record and practices. The awards were presented earlier this month at TTA's 78th Annual Convention, held at the Sandestin Hilton Resort in Destin, Fla.
October 01, 2008 - Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) today announced that 2008 full-year earnings from continuing operations are expected to be between $2.60 and $2.80 per diluted share. Previously, Con-way expected 2008 full-year diluted earnings per share from continuing operations to be between $3.00 and $3.40.