Rand Logistics to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results on November 6, 2014

NEW YORK, Oct. 8, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rand Logistics, Inc. (Nasdaq:RLOG) ("Rand"), today announced that it will hold a conference call to discuss financial results for its fiscal year 2015 second quarter ended September 30, 2014 on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. EST. Fiscal second quarter results will be issued in advance of the conference call.

Interested parties may participate in the conference call by dialing 888-329-8862 (719-457-2645 for international callers), and using Conference ID# 1605955. The conference call will be webcast simultaneously on the Rand Logistics, Inc. website at www.randlogisticsinc.com/presentations.html.

A replay of the conference call will be available at www.randlogisticsinc.com/presentations.html and will be archived for 12 months. A replay will also be available until February 6, 2015 by dialing 877-870-5176 (858-384-5517 for international callers), and using Conference ID# 1605955.

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 four conventional bulk carriers and twelve self-unloading bulk carriers including four tug/barge units. 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 Coasting Trade Act – which reserves domestic waterborne commerce to Canadian registered and crewed vessels that operate between Canadian ports.

CONTACT: Rand Logistics, Inc. Laurence S. Levy, Executive Chairman Edward Levy, President (212) 644-3450 -OR- INVESTOR RELATIONS COUNSEL: Cameron Associates Alison Ziegler (212) 554-5469 alison@cameronassoc.comSource:Rand Logistics, Inc.