TransForce Inc. Announces the Departure of its Chief Financial Officer



    MONTREAL, Aug. 24 /CNW Telbec/ - TransForce Inc. (TSX: TFI), the leader
in the Canadian transportation and logistics industry, announced today that
Salvatore Vitale, its Chief Financial Officer is leaving the Company.
    Effective immediately, Alain Bédard, Chairman of the Board, President and
Chief Executive Officer of TransForce, will be interim Chief Financial Officer
of TransForce, in addition to his current positions.

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    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:

    
    - Less Than Truckload;
    - 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 waste
      management;
    - Truckload, which includes specialized truckload services.
    

    TransForce Inc. shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the
symbol TFI.
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For further information:

For further information: Investors: Alain Bédard, Chairman of the Board,
President and CEO, TransForce Inc., (514) 331-4200, abedard@transforce.ca;
Media: John Lute, Lute & Company, (416) 929-5883, jlute@luteco.com

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