MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - June 30, 2010) - Photos and video for this release will be available on Marketwire's website.
Just in time for Canada Day celebrations, TAXIGUY and Molson Coors Canada are introducing a new free taxi app for smartphones. This new app, developed especially for TAXIGUY and Molson Coors Canada, is available free of charge at www.taxiguydialer.com and will automatically connect you to a local cab company in hundreds of cities and towns across Canada at the touch of a button.
"This is an exciting evolution in our partnership with 1-888-TAXIGUY and an exciting next step for our consumers," said Amir Remtulla, Senior Director Public Affairs. "We're proud to give people tools that make it easier to make responsible choices and get home safely."
The app works by connecting to the TAXIGUY network of 17,500 cabs in hundreds of cities and towns across Canada and is available for iphone, Blackberry and Android phones.
"This is a natural addition to 1-888-TAXIGUY, the toll-free number that has helped to facilitate 3 million safe rides homes since 1998," said Justin Raymond, President & CEO, TAXIGUY.
1-888-TAXIGUY is a nationwide network of 425 taxicab companies linked together through one, easy to remember, toll-free phone number.
About Molson Coors Canada
Molson Coors Canada is the Canadian division of Molson Coors Brewing Company, a global brewer with operations in Canada, the U.S., U.K and Asia. Molson Coors Canada employs 3,000 Canadians, operates six breweries, including the boutique brewery Creemore, and invests in communities from coast-to-coast-to-coast through its various charitable initiatives and sports and entertainment sponsorships. Molson Coors Canada is committed to promoting its products and events in a responsible manner.
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