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Press release from CNW Group

TransForce declares quarterly dividend

Thursday, September 15, 2011

TransForce declares quarterly dividend08:00 EDT Thursday, September 15, 2011MONTREAL, Sept. 15, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - The Board of Directors of TransForce Inc. (TSX: TFI), a North American leader in the transportation and logistics industry, declared a quarterly dividend of $0.115 per outstanding common share of its capital payable on October 17, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2011.  This dividend is designated to be an eligible dividend pursuant to subsection 89(14) of the Income Tax Act (Canada) and any applicable provincial legislation pertaining to eligible dividends.ProfileTransForce Inc. is a North American leader in the transportation and logistics industry. Operating across Canada and the United States, TransForce creates value for shareholders by identifying strategic acquisitions and managing a growing network of wholly-owned, operating subsidiaries. Under the TransForce umbrella, companies benefit from corporate financial and operational resources to build their businesses and increase their efficiency. TransForce companies service four well-defined reportable segments:Package and Courier; Less-Than-Truckload; Truckload, which includes specialized truckload and dedicated services;Specialized Services, which includes waste management, energy sector services, logistics and ancillary transportation services.TransForce Inc. (TFI) is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). For more information, visit http://www.transforcecompany.com.Forward-Looking StatementsExcept 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.For further information: Investors:     Alain Bédard Chairman, President and CEO TransForce Inc. (514) 331-4200 abedard@transforcecompany.com  Media: Rick Leckner MaisonBrison Communications (514) 731-0000 rickl@maisonbrison.com