YRC Worldwide Inc.
Business Category: Major Employers
YRC Worldwide Inc. is the holding company for a portfolio of successful brands including YRC Freight, YRC Reimer, New Penn, Holland and Reddaway. YRC Worldwide companies have the largest, most comprehensive network in North America with local, regional, national and international capabilities. Through its team of experienced service professionals, YRC Freight, Holland, Reddaway and New Penn offer industry-leading expertise in heavyweight shipments and flexible supply chain solutions, ensuring customers can ship industrial, commercial and retail goods with confidence. YRC Worldwide is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas.
YRC Freight reflects the Yellow Transportation (founded in 1924 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) purchase of and subsequent merger with Roadway in 2009 (founded in 1930 in Akron, Ohio). YRC Freight is the largest subsidiary of YRC Worldwide Inc. with corporate headquarters in Overland Park, Kansas. YRC Freight has locations in the City of Akron, Copley Township and Village of Richfield in Summit County. YRC Freight is the leading transporter of industrial, commercial, and retail goods, specializing in solutions for businesses across North America through a full-service network, advanced information technologies, and proactive customer service.