Ontario government awards contract for courier and logistic services to
TORONTO, June 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Purolator Inc. today announced that it
has signed a service agreement with the Ontario government to provide
Next Day or Best Available Courier Service for a period of up to seven
The contract, which takes effect Sept. 1, 2013, will see Purolator
provide service to all Ontario government facilities, including but not
limited to more than 400 Service Ontario centres, Ontario government offices and Community and
Social Services locations.
"This is a tremendous opportunity for Purolator," said Patrick Nangle,
Purolator's President and Chief Executive Officer. "We are proud to
have been selected as the vendor of record for courier services for the
Ontario government - delivering to, from and within Ontario, and
connecting Ontario to the rest of Canada and beyond."
Ranked one of the top 25 brands among Canadian consumers since 2011,
Purolator is Canada's leading integrated freight and parcel solutions
provider. Celebrating over 50 years of delivering Canada on time,
Purolator continues to expand its reach and renowned service levels and
reliability to more people, more businesses and more places across the
country and around the world. Purolator is proud of its Canadian
heritage and is focused on sustainably positioning itself for future
growth and success. Purolator is also committed to contributing to the
well-being of the communities it serves and where more than 12,000 of
its teammates live, work and play.
SOURCE: Purolator Inc.
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