Landstar to Participate in BB&T Capital Markets' Logistics/Transportation Conference

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October 22, 2001 Jacksonville, FL (NASDAQ:LSTR) - Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first transportation and information services company, announced today its participation in BB&T Capital Markets Logistics/Transportation Conference Wednesday, October 31 and Thursday, November 1, at the Boston Harbor Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. Landstar Chairman and CEO Jeff Crowe will present an overview of the company, including its variable cost non-asset based business model, and his economic outlook.

Landstar's presentation begins at 8:15 a.m. on October 31st and will be broadcast live via the Internet at http://www.twst.com/econf/mm/bbt/lstr.html. For more information about the presentation or webcast, please contact Landstar's Corporate Communications Department at 904-390-1369 or e-mail gwhitcher@landstar.com.

Landstar System, Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. The Landstar carrier group, comprised of Landstar Gemini, Inc., Landstar Inway, Inc., Landstar Ligon, Inc. and Landstar Ranger, Inc., delivers excellence in complete over-the-road transportation services. The Landstar multimodal group, comprised of Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., delivers excellence in expedited, contract logistics and intermodal transportation services. All Landstar operating companies are certified to ISO 9001:2000 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc.'s common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock MarketĀ® under the symbol LSTR.