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September 08, 2014 13:00 ET

More Than Ever, Messageries Dynamiques is the Quebec Leader in the Distribution of Periodicals

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Sept. 8, 2014) - Quebecor Media is proud to announce that Messageries Dynamiques signed a number of major distribution agreements during the summer with publishers of French-language magazines, including Rogers Publishing, TC Media, Les Éditions Protégez-vous, Vélo Québec Éditions and Les Publications BLD. Messageries Dynamiques also entered into a service agreement with Metro News covering all English titles sold in Québec. The agreement includes delivery, collection of returns and merchandising for over 3,000 publications across Messageries Dynamiques' network. With these agreements, Messageries Dynamiques strengthens its position as the uncontested leader in the distribution of periodicals in Québec.

"We are proud to offer our partners a vast magazine and newspaper distribution network in Québec thanks to Messageries Dynamiques, and most importantly very reliable service," said Pierre Dion, President and CEO of Quebecor and Quebecor Media. "I should also mention that the strength of our distribution service is the product of nearly 50 years of very hard work. This long experience is an important asset and we are pleased to be able to put it to work for our partners."

Messageries Dynamiques has therefore expanded its long distribution list, which includes titles such as 7 Jours, Échos Vedettes, Moi&cie and Clin d'oeil, by adding 25 French-language magazines and guides, including Loulou, L'Actualité, Châtelaine (Rogers Publishing); Véro magazine, Coup de pouce, Décormag, Elle Québec, Fleurs, Plantes et Jardins, Le Journal Les Affaires (TC Media); Protégez-vous magazine and guides (Éditions Protégez-vous); Vélo Québec and Québec Science (Vélo Québec Éditions); and children's titles such as Les Débrouillards and Les Explorateurs (Publications BLD).

About Messageries Dynamiques

Messageries Dynamiques, Québec's leading distributor of periodicals, has been distributing magazines and dailies for nearly 50 years. Its network now includes 12,900 retail outlets. Its home delivery service also delivers six newspapers - Le Journal de Montréal, Le Journal de Québec, Le Devoir, National Post, The Gazette and The Globe & Mail - to more than 211,000 households every day.

About Quebecor Media

Quebecor, a Canadian leader in telecommunications, news media, entertainment and culture, is one of the best-performing integrated communications companies in the industry. Driven by their determination to deliver the best possible customer experience, all of Quebecor's subsidiaries and brands are differentiated by their high-quality, multiplatform, convergent products and services.

Quebecor (TSX:QBR.A)(TSX:QBR.B) is firmly based in Québec. It holds a 75.36% interest in Quebecor Media, which employs more than 15,000 people in Canada.

A family business founded in 1950, Quebecor is strongly committed to the community. Every year, it actively supports people working with more than 400 organizations in the vital fields of culture, health, education, the environment and entrepreneurship.

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