TransForce to Report Third Quarter Results October 30, 2008



    MONTREAL, Oct. 22 /CNW Telbec/ - TransForce Inc. (TSX: TFI - T), the
leader in the Canadian transportation and logistics industry, today announced
that it will issue its financial results for the third quarter, ended
September 30, 2008, via news release on October 30, 2008. A conference call to
discuss the results will be held at 9:00 a.m. ET on October 30.

    Management Conference Call: October 30, 2008

    TransForce invites analysts and portfolio managers to participate in a
conference call with Alain Bédard, Chairman, President and Chief Executive
Officer and Salvatore Vitale, Chief Financial Officer, on October 30, 2008 at
9:00 Eastern Time, to discuss the results for the third quarter of fiscal
2008. Members of the media and shareholders are also invited to listen to the
call.

    
    Details of Conference Call:

    Date:    Thursday, October 30, 2008
    Time:    09:00 a.m. ET
    Call in number: 1-800-896-0105
    

    A recording of the call will be available shortly after the completion of
the conference call until midnight November 6, 2008, by dialing 1-800-558-5253
or 416-626-4100 and entering passcode 21397316.

    Profile

    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 five 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;
    - Specialized Truckload, and;
    - Truckload.
    

    TransForce's shares (TFI-T) are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

    Forward-Looking Statements

    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.
    %SEDAR: 00026947EF




For further information:

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

Organization Profile

TransForce Inc.

More on this organization


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890