Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), the leader in mobile communications for the transportation industry, today announced that McElroy Truck Lines, a flatbed truckload carrier that operates in the Southwest, Southeast, Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions, has selected the OmniTRACS® mobile communications solution to improve fleet communications and operational efficiencies. The Qualcomm solution will integrate seamlessly with McElroy’s existing dispatch software to enhance productivity for over the road assets while providing a greater understanding of driver activities and events.
McElroy Truck Lines, specializing in hauling building products since the 1960s, selected Qualcomm’s OmniTRACS solution for their entire fleet of more than 500 vehicles. The OmniTRACS solution automates a fleet’s wireless communications and satellite positioning to help ensure customers receive the highest standard of service, with improved fleet productivity and reduced operating costs.
Qualcomm is the industry’s global leader in providing high-value wireless data solutions with a Network Management Center that processes more than seven million transactions each day. Qualcomm has shipped more than 542,000 Qualcomm mobile systems to businesses in more than 39 countries on four continents.
Qualcomm Incorporated (www.qualcomm.com) is a leader in developing and delivering innovative digital wireless communications products and services based on the Company’s CDMA digital technology. Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Qualcomm is included in the S&P 500 Index and is a 2003 FORTUNE 500® company traded on The Nasdaq Stock Market® under the ticker symbol QCOM.
Except for the historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties, including the extent and speed to which the OmniTRACS solution is adopted and deployed, change in economic conditions of the various markets the Company serves, as well as the other risks detailed from time to time in the Company’s SEC reports, including the report on Form 10-K for the year ended September 26, 2004, and most recent Form 10-Q.