Press Releases

12/17/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel names new Ameriwood president
Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.SV, DII.MV; NASDAQ: DIIB) today announced it has named a new president to Ameriwood Industries
12/1/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel's Schwinn Sting-Ray has arrived in Canada
Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.MV, DII.SV; NASDAQ: DIIB) and Canadian Tire (TSX: CTR.NV, CTR) today announced that the highly popular Schwinn Sting- Ray bicycle is now available in Canada
11/3/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel posts best-ever quarterly results
Third quarter earnings up 50.5%; revenues increase 43.5% • Sting Ray bike sales drive earnings • Juvenile sales/earnings up in North America and Europe • Home Furnishings experiences strong sequential earnings improvement
11/3/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel Industries will hold a conference call to discuss its third quarter results

for the period ended September 30, 2004

10/14/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel maintains 2004 Guidance
Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.A, DII.B; NASDAQ: DIIB) today reiterated its guidance for fiscal 2004, stating it still expects full year earnings per share to be between US$ 3.00 and US$ 3.15
9/30/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel signs licensing deal with California Closets
Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.A, DII.B; NASDAQ: DIIB) today said it has signed a licensing agreement with California Closets through Ameriwood Industries, Dorel’s ready-to-assemble furniture division
9/21/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel enters Home Healthcare Market
Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.A, DII.B; NASDAQ: DIIB) today announced it is entering a new consumer products category to address the lucrative aging baby- boomer population
8/19/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel clarifies juvenile products patent infringement case
Most recent court ruling could reduce previous award
8/4/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel's Second Quarter Revenues
Improved margins through balance of year expected to create stronger second half
8/3/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel plans bolstered senior management structure to drive future growth
Transition to new COO • Additional top management being recruited • Focus on new opportunities
7/20/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel announces management change at Ameriwood
Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.A, DII.B; NASDAQ: DIIB) today said that Bob Klassen, President of Ameriwood Industries, the Ready-To-Assemble Division of Dorel Industries, has left the company to pursue other opportunities
7/7/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel issues second quarter update
Annual earnings guidance reduced; revenues still on plan
5/28/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel positioned for solid 2004
Solid progress as global consumer products company • Two new Board members named creating majority independent Board • Acquisitions generate strong cash flow • EPS guidance maintained at US$3.12 to US$3.22
5/21/2004
Montreal, Quebec
The Annual and Special General Meeting of Shareholders of Dorel Industries Inc
We are pleased to invite you to attend the Annual and Special General Meeting of Shareholders
5/6/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel Juvenile Group USA Opens Doors of New "Factory of the Future"
Dorel Juvenile Group USA, part of Dorel Industries Inc. (NASDAQ: DIIB; TSX: DII.A, DII.B) today officially opened its $25 million, 1.1 million square-foot “factory of the future.”
5/5/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel Introduces Canadian First In Mattress Production
Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.A, DII.B; NASDAQ: DIIB) today launched a new technology for the production of its futon mattress pads which utilizes natural, recyclable cotton fibres and can double current capacity at its Dorel Home Products facility in Montreal North
4/28/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel's sales increase 42% in first quarter
Strong organic US juvenile growth drives sales - Earnings affected by insurance receivable - Higher RTA furniture selling prices being implemented
4/26/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel issues first quarter update
Company to record additional costs due to dispute with insurer
3/23/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Public notice
The Dorel Juvenile Group (Canada) and Transport Canada issue the following Public Notice regarding the Cosco Grand Explorer Shield Booster cushion models 22-29C BVK, and 22-29C 0XF produced between February 1, 2003 and September 30, 2003
2/25/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel Posts Strong 2003 Results: Earnings Up 21.8%, Sales Increase 17.3%
Powerful brands and low-cost production will maintain growth
2/6/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel Announces NASDAQ Symbol Changes To DIIB
Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.A, DII.B; NASDAQ: DIIB) announced that, effective immediately, the stock symbol used for its listing on NASDAQ has been changed to DIIB from DIIBF
2/4/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel Concludes Pacific Cycle Acquisition
Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.A, DII.B; NASDAQ: DIIBF) announced that it has concluded its previously announced acquisition of Wisconsin-based Pacific Cycle, a designer and supplier of bicycles and other recreational products, best known for its Schwinn, Mongoose and GT bicycle brands
1/21/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel Consolidates Ready-To-Assemble Furniture Facilities
Closure of Carina factory will see production shifted to other furniture facilities • No impact on Company earnings
1/14/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel Issues 2004 Guidance
Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.A, DII.B; NASDAQ: DIIBF) today issued earnings guidance of US$3.25 to US$3.35 per diluted share for fiscal year ending December 30, 2004
1/13/2004
Montreal, Quebec
Dorel to Acquire Pacific Cycle
Powerful brands will give Dorel leading position in U.S. bicycle industry • Acquisition expected to add a minimum of US$0.75 per share in fiscal 2004