Media Alert - Purolator to unveil electric curbside delivery vehicle



    Canada's largest courier expands green fleet with new environmentally
    friendly technology

    TORONTO, Sept. 20 /CNW/ - Purolator, Canada's largest overnight courier
company, is pleased to invite media to the unveiling of the Quicksider
prototype, Canada's first electric curbside delivery vehicle of its weight
class to be used in a courier fleet.
    Media will have the opportunity to ride in the unique-shaped vehicle and
learn more about the special features that will enable Purolator to realize
further reductions in greenhouse gas and smog-causing emissions, minimize
fleet fuel consumption and improve operational efficiencies.
    Short presentations will be made by Robert C. Johnson, President and CEO
of Purolator, Quicksider co-creators Roger Martin, Chairman, Unicell Limited
and Garrick Hu, Vice President, Advanced Engineering, ArvinMeritor.

    
    WHAT:     Unveiling of the Purolator Quicksider urban delivery vehicle

    WHEN:     Monday, September 24, 2007
              10 a.m. - Formal presentations
              10:30 a.m. - Photo opportunities/test drives
              11:15 a.m. - Event concludes

    WHERE:    Purolator Metro West facility
              800 Kipling Avenue (North of Queensway, South of Bloor)
              Toronto

    WHO:      Short presentations from:
              Robert C. Johnson, President & CEO - Purolator Courier Ltd.
              Roger Martin, Chairman - Unicell Limited
              Garrick Hu, Vice President, Advanced Engineering - ArvinMeritor

    NOTE:     Purolator will demonstrate the features of the Quicksider
              delivery vehicle and conduct test drives with media on Metro
              West grounds.
              Media can access the facility through the North Queen entrance
              of the building
    





For further information:

For further information: or to RSVP, please contact: Cathy Kurzbock,
Hill & Knowlton, cathy.kurzbock@hillandknowlton.ca, (416) 413-4755; Melita
Vega, Hill & Knowlton, (416) 413-4743, melita.vega@hillandknowlton.ca


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