Transcontinental, Inc. engages in the provision of print and digital media, flexible packaging, and publishing services.
It operates through the following business segments: Printing and Packaging Sector; Media Sector; and Head Office and Inter-Segment Eliminations.
The Printing and Packaging Sector provides an integrated service offering for retailers, including flyer and in-store marketing product printing, premedia services, and door-to-door distribution through Publisac in Quebec and Targeo, a pan-Canadian distribution brokerage service as well as print solutions for newspapers, magazines, 4-colour books and personalized and mass marketing products.
The Media Sector segment comprises of French-language educational resources which caters financial and construction sectors.
The Head office and Inter-Segment Eliminations segment comprises of mainly cash, income taxes receivable, property, plant and equipment, intangible assets, deferred taxes, and defined benefit asset not allocated to segments.
The company was founded by Remi Marcoux in 1976 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.