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Knight Transportation Extends Relationship with EFS

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 4, 2017-- Today, EFS – a WEX Company, a leader in fleet payment solutions, announced that one of its leading national carriers, Knight Transportation Inc. (Knight), a provider of multiple truckload transportation services, has renewed its relationship with EFS. Under their new contract, EFS will continue to provide payment processing solutions for Knight’s drivers and brokerage customers.

EFS currently offers Knight drivers a convenient way to fuel and broad acceptance by using the EFS Card. Knight utilizes a broad suite of EFS services in addition to the fuel card, such as fuel tax services, electronic accounts payable and a brokerage division program.

Knight renewed its relationship with EFS as a result of continued innovation and rollout of new technology to help drive Knight’s business forward.

“We have confidence that EFS can deliver the best solution for our business,” said Kevin Clark, Purchasing Director for Knight. “Their commitment to the relationship and their approach of continuously bringing new ideas and technology that make our business more efficient makes them a great partner.”

“EFS and Knight have a long history of building innovative fleet solutions together. We look forward to continuing to expand upon our relationship by delivering unique solutions to the market that create added value for all fleets” said John Markham, SVP of Fleet Sales for EFS.

About Knight Transportation Inc.
Knight Transportation, Inc. is a provider of multiple truckload transportation services using a nationwide network of service centers in the U.S. to serve customers throughout North America. In addition to operating one of the country’s largest tractor fleets, Knight also partners with third-party equipment providers to provide a broad range of truckload services to its customers while creating quality driving jobs for our driving associates and successful business opportunities for independent contractors.

About EFS – a WEX Company
EFS – a WEX Company (EFS) is a leading provider of innovative and customized corporate payment technology solutions designed specifically to help our customers drive efficiencies and improve bottom line performance. Serving the industry for 50 years, EFS brings unparalleled service, customer-driven innovation, and leading technologies to make the industry better. Our portfolio includes a suite of corporate and private-label purchasing cards; innovative cardless technology solutions; payroll solutions; money transfer solutions; back-office AP and expense management solutions; and intelligent, real-time analytics to make payments smarter. Led by industry experts, EFS maintains our commitment to bettering the industry by developing new technology to deliver smarter payments, providing our customers with better financial controls.

About WEX Inc.
WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX) is a leading provider of corporate payment solutions. From its roots in fleet card payments beginning in 1983, WEX has expanded the scope of its business into a multi-channel provider of corporate payment solutions representing approximately 10 million vehicles and offering exceptional payment security and control across a wide spectrum of business sectors. WEX serves a global set of customers and partners through its operations around the world, with offices in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, the United Kingdom, Italy, France, Germany, Norway and Singapore. WEX and its subsidiaries employ more than 2,700 associates. The company has been publicly traded since 2005, and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “WEX.” For more information, visit www.wexinc.com and follow WEX on Twitter at @WEXIncNews.

Source: WEX Inc.

EFS – a WEX Company
Kellie Jones,615-777-4613
kellie.jones@efsllc.com

"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements in this press release regarding WEX Inc.'s business which are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report or Form 10-K for the most recently ended fiscal year.

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