NEW YORK, Nov. 4, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rand Logistics, Inc. (Nasdaq:RLOG) ("Rand") will issue financial results for its fiscal year 2011 second quarter ended September 30, 2010 on Wednesday, November 10, 2010, before the market opens.

Management will host a conference call to discuss the results at 8:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, November 10, 2010. Interested parties may participate in the conference call by dialing 877-218-9317 (706-758-6006 for international callers), Conference ID# 23455679. Please dial in 10 minutes before the call is scheduled to begin.

A telephonic replay of the conference call may be accessed approximately two hours after the completion of the call through January 10, 2011. Dial 800-642-1687 (706-645-9291 for international callers), Conference ID# 23455679, to access the phone replay.

The conference call will be webcast simultaneously on the Rand Logistics, Inc. website at www.randlogisticsinc.com/presentations.html. The webcast replay will be archived for 12 months.

About Rand Logistics

Rand Logistics, Inc. is a leading provider of bulk freight shipping services throughout the Great Lakes region. Through its subsidiaries, the Company operates a fleet of ten self-unloading bulk carriers, including eight River Class vessels and one River Class integrated tug/barge unit, and three conventional bulk carriers, of which one is operated under a contract of affreightment. The Company is the only carrier able to offer significant domestic port-to-port services in both Canada and the U.S. on the Great Lakes. The Company's vessels operate under the U.S. Jones Act -- which reserves domestic waterborne commerce to vessels that are U.S. owned, built and crewed -- and the Canada Marine Act -- which requires only Canadian registered and crewed ships to operate between Canadian ports.
CONTACT:  Rand Logistics, Inc.           Laurence S. Levy, Chairman & CEO          Edward Levy, President            (212) 644-3450          Investor Relations Counsel:          Lesley Snyder            (212) 863-9413            LSnyder@randlogisticsinc.com