SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) March 14, 2005
ALLIED HOLDNGS, INC.
|(State or Other Jurisdiction
|160 Clairemont Avenue, Suite 200, Decatur, Georgia||30030|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code (404) 373-4285
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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|EX-99.1 PRESS RELEASE DATED MARCH 14, 2005|
Item 7.01 Other Events and Regulation FD Disclosure.
On March 14, 2005 Allied Holdings, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing that the Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on May 24, 2005.
A copy of the Companys press release announcing the date of the Annual Meeting of Shareholders is filed herewith.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release of the Company dated March 14, 2005 regarding the date of the Annual Meeting of Shareholders.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|ALLIED HOLDINGS, INC.
|Dated: March 15, 2005||By: /s/ Thomas M. Duffy|
|Name:||Thomas M. Duffy|
|Title:||Executive Vice President and General Counsel|