Transcontinental Inc. Completes Transaction With the Sun Media Corporation in Quebec

Transcontinental Inc. Completes Transaction With the Sun Media Corporation in 
MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 06/02/14 --   Transcontinental
Inc. (TSX: TCL.A)(TSX: TCL.B)(TSX: TCL.PR.D) is pleased to announce
that it has completed the transaction to acquire the 74 weekly
newspapers of Sun Media Corporation in Quebec and their related Web
properties. Transcontinental now owns all the weekly newspapers
acquired from Sun Media Corporation. 
Recall that the Competition Bureau set the requirement that
Transcontinental must put 34 of the 154 newspapers in its portfolio
up for sale for a period of 60 days, including some that are part of
the transaction with Sun Media, as announced in the press release of
May 28, 2014. The sale of the newspapers is being handled by a third
About TC Transcontinental 
Largest printer and a leading provider of media and marketing
activation solutions in Canada, TC Transcontinental creates products
and services that allow businesses to attract, reach and retain their
target customers. The Corporation specializes in print and digital
media, the production of magazines, newspapers, books and custom
content, mass and personalized marketing, interactive and mobile
applications, door-to-door distribution, and also manufactures a
range of flexible packaging products in the United States. 
Transcontinental Inc. (TSX: TCL.A)(TSX: TCL.B)(TSX: TCL.PR.D),
including TC Transcontinental, TC Media, TC Transcontinental Printing
and TC Transcontinental Packaging, has over 9,000 employees in Canada
and the United States, and revenues of C$2.1 billion in 2013. Website 
Financial Community and Media: Jennifer F. McCaughey
Senior Director, Investor Relations
and External Corporate Communications
TC Transcontinental
514 954-2821 /
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