Vitran Corporation Inc. to Report 2011 First Quarter Results and Host Investor Conference Call and Webcast April 26

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

TORONTO, April 11, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vitran Corporation Inc. (Nasdaq:VTNC) (TSX:VTN), a North American transportation and supply chain firm, today announced that it will host its 2011 first quarter financial results conference call and webcast on Tuesday, April 26 at 5:00 p.m. ET.  The Company plans to announce its first quarter financial results after the market closes Tuesday, April 26, 2011, in conjunction with Vitran's Annual Meeting of Shareholders at Vitran Corporate offices at 185 The West Mall, Suite 701, Toronto.

For the conference call, please call five minutes in advance to ensure that you are connected. Questions and answers will be taken only from participants on the call. For the webcast, please allow 15 minutes to register and download and install any necessary software. 

The call is being webcast by Thomson/CCBN and can be accessed at Vitran's website . Webcast participants are invited to submit email inquiries that management may address during the call. Please send questions to swashchuk@vitrancorp.com prior to the start of the call.

The webcast is also being distributed through the Thomson StreetEvents Network to both institutional and individual investors. Individual investors can listen to the call at , Thomson/CCBN's individual investor portal, powered by StreetEvents. Institutional investors can access the call via Thomson's password-protected event management site, StreetEvents ().

About Vitran Corporation Inc.

Vitran Corporation Inc. is a North American group of transportation companies offering less‑than-truckload and supply chain services. To find out more about Vitran Corporation Inc. (Nasdaq:VTNC) (TSX:VTN), visit the website at .

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CONTACT: Richard Gaetz, President, CEO; Sean Washchuk, VP Finance, CFO Vitran Corporation Inc. 416-596-7664