Ontario government awards contract for courier and logistic services to Purolator Inc.
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 years.
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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