Canada's largest courier expands green fleet with new environmentally
TORONTO, Sept. 20 /CNW/ - Purolator, Canada's largest overnight courier
company, is pleased to invite media to the unveiling of the Quicksider
prototype, Canada's first electric curbside delivery vehicle of its weight
class to be used in a courier fleet.
Media will have the opportunity to ride in the unique-shaped vehicle and
learn more about the special features that will enable Purolator to realize
further reductions in greenhouse gas and smog-causing emissions, minimize
fleet fuel consumption and improve operational efficiencies.
Short presentations will be made by Robert C. Johnson, President and CEO
of Purolator, Quicksider co-creators Roger Martin, Chairman, Unicell Limited
and Garrick Hu, Vice President, Advanced Engineering, ArvinMeritor.
WHAT: Unveiling of the Purolator Quicksider urban delivery vehicle
WHEN: Monday, September 24, 2007
10 a.m. - Formal presentations
10:30 a.m. - Photo opportunities/test drives
11:15 a.m. - Event concludes
WHERE: Purolator Metro West facility
800 Kipling Avenue (North of Queensway, South of Bloor)
WHO: Short presentations from:
Robert C. Johnson, President & CEO - Purolator Courier Ltd.
Roger Martin, Chairman - Unicell Limited
Garrick Hu, Vice President, Advanced Engineering - ArvinMeritor
NOTE: Purolator will demonstrate the features of the Quicksider
delivery vehicle and conduct test drives with media on Metro
Media can access the facility through the North Queen entrance
of the building
For further information:
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Hill & Knowlton, firstname.lastname@example.org, (416) 413-4755; Melita
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