MONTREAL, Sept. 15 /CNW Telbec/ - The Board of Directors of TransForce Inc. (TFI), a leader in the Canadian transportation and logistics industry, declared a quarterly dividend of $0.10 per outstanding common share of its capital payable on October 15, 2009 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2009. This dividend is designated to be an eligible dividend pursuant to subsection 89(14) of the Income Tax Act (Canada) and any applicable provincial legislation pertaining to eligible dividends.
TransForce Inc. (www.transforce.ca) is the leader in Canada's transportation and logistics industry. Headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, TransForce creates value for shareholders through managing and investing in a growing network of wholly-owned, operating subsidiaries. TransForce provides a comprehensive and unique combination of capabilities, resources and geographical coverage in both domestic and trans-border markets. Its companies currently operate in four well-defined business segments:
- Package and Courier;
- Specialized Services, which includes its ancillary transportation
services such as logistics, warehousing & dedicated services, fleet
management & personnel services; oilfield & oilsand services, and;
- Truckload, which includes specialized truckload services.
TransForce Inc. shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol TFI.
Except for historical information provided herein, this press release may contain information and statements of a forward-looking nature concerning the future performance of TransForce. These statements are based on suppositions and uncertainties as well as on management's best possible evaluation of future events. Such factors may include, without excluding other considerations, fluctuations in quarterly results, evolution in customer demand for TransForce's products and services, the impact of price pressures exerted by competitors, and general market trends or economic changes. As a result, readers are advised that actual results may differ from expected results.
SOURCE TransForce Inc.
For further information: For further information: Investors: Alain Bédard, Chairman, President and CEO, TransForce Inc., (514) 331-4200, firstname.lastname@example.org; Media: John Lute, Lute & Company, (416) 929-5883, email@example.com