Emanuele (Lino) Saputo Joins TransForce Income Fund Board of Trustees
Montreal, February 28, 2008 — TransForce Income Fund (TSX: TIF.UN), the leader in the
Canadian transportation and logistics industry, today announced that Emanuele (Lino) Saputo has
been named to the Fund’s Board of Trustees, effective February 27, 2008.
Mr. Saputo is the founder and the chairman of the board of Saputo Inc., the largest dairy processor
in Canada. He was a significant investor in TransForce’s predecessor company in its earliest days
and has contributed to the growth of the Fund. Directly and indirectly, he remains a major investor.
“We are honoured to welcome Mr. Saputo to the TransForce Board of Trustees. His experience in
building companies will help him make a valuable contribution to the Board and to the unitholders
of the Fund,” said Alain Bédard, Chairman, President and CEO of TransForce.