Purolator Inc.

Delivering smiles this Mother’s Day and all year-round

Purolator – Canada’s leading integrated freight and parcel solutions provider delivers Mother’s Day to more places and people across the country

Toronto, May 11, 2012 – Purolator’s delivery network is ready to help Canadians get their precious Mother’s Day shipments to receivers across all points in the country and around the world. The week leading up to Mother’s Day represents one of the busiest times of the year for shipments and deliveries. Purolator’s network of over 1,000 locations along with over 12,000 committed teammates working together, make delivering Mother’s Day, and every other day in the year, possible.

Purolator is also proud to carry special shipments on behalf of Bloomex Inc. – a Canadian online leader in the flower industry – to deliver over 7,000 flower arrangements to mothers all across Canada.

“This Mother’s Day season, our over 3,600 couriers will be knocking on more than 7,000 doors, delivering gifts and smiles to unsuspecting mothers” said Ramsey Mansour, Purolator’s Vice President of Marketing. “We are proud to be a part of the magic that Mother’s Day brings.”

Purolator’s convenient Saturday service will also be delivering right up to the day before Mother’s Day.

“The important thing for us is next-day delivery and express service for our specialty gifts, fresh cut flowers and recently launched bulk and wedding flower lines of products,” indicated Dimitri Lokhonia, President of Bloomex, Inc. “Purolator’s responsive network has allowed our business to expand and succeed.” For the past two years, Bloomex has relied on Purolator, to deliver floral arrangements from their distribution centres directly to customers.

As is the case with all our deliveries, its all-hands on deck for the upcoming Mother’s Day rush. Purolator picks up and delivers packages year-round using a delivery fleet of over 3,000 vehicles, 585 of which are hybrids – the largest fleet in North America.

To ship today, visit us at www.purolator.com.

About Purolator
Purolator is Canada’s leading integrated freight and parcel solutions provider. Celebrating 50 years of delivering Canada, the company continues to expand its reach to more people, more businesses and more places across the country and around the world. Purolator is proud of its Canadian heritage and is positioning itself for future growth and success. As the recent recipient of the Logistics Quarterly Third-Party Logistics Sustainability Award, Purolator is growing globally in a sustainable manner while contributing to the well-being of the communities where its over 12,000 teammates live, work and play.

For more information, please contact:

Karen White
Director, Corporate Communications
Purolator Inc.
Tel: 905-712-1084 ext. 23241
Email: karen.white@purolator.com

Published: May 11, 2012
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