ARKANSAS BEST CORPORATION ANNOUNCES ITS SECOND QUARTER 2004 EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
Thursday, June 24, 2004
Arkansas Best Corporation Announces Its
Second Quarter 2004 Earning Conference Call
(Fort Smith, Arkansas, June 24, 2004) -- Arkansas Best Corporation (Nasdaq: ABFS) will announce its second quarter 2004 results, prior to the opening of the market, on Tuesday, July 20. A conference call with company executives will be held that day at 10:00 a.m. EDT (9:00 a.m. CDT) to discuss these results. Interested parties are invited to listen by calling (877) 275-1257. Following the call, a recorded playback will be available through the end of the day on July 31, 2004. To listen to the playback, dial (800) 642-1687. The conference ID for the playback is 8339161.
This call is being Web cast and can be accessed live on Arkansas Best's Web site at www.arkbest.com. A replay of the Web cast can be accessed at Arkansas Best's Web site through July 31.
Mr. David Humphrey, Director of Investor Relations
Telephone (479) 785-6200