Travelers Canada Launches IndustryEdge Products for Mid-Sized Companies

Toronto, ON (May 22, 2013) – Travelers Insurance Company of Canada today announced the launch of industry-focused insurance solutions under the brand IndustryEdge. This product grouping offers Canadian business owners a suite of products with tailored underwriting, risk control and claims services.

Designed especially for mid-size companies, new IndustryEdge® coverages are built on research and a strong understanding of industry-specific exposures. IndustryEdge products are now available for: Food and Beverage Manufacturers, Hotels, Restaurants, Metal Products Manufacturers, Wholesalers and Distributors and Wineries. Additional IndustryEdge products will be introduced in the coming months.

George Petropoulos, President and CEO of Travelers Canada, stated, “At Travelers Canada, we understand the specialized needs of Canadian businesses. We’re confident that our new IndustryEdge products will deliver a higher standard of customized, industry-focused quality and service for mid-size businesses.”

Travelers Canada’s IndustryEdge product line is modeled after Travelers’ industry-focused solution for mid-sized companies in the United States. In the U.S., IndustryEdge offers customized products for dozens of industries. Leveraging this knowledge and expertise, Travelers Canada’s local experts are delivering new coverage enhancements to the Canadian marketplace. What sets IndustryEdge apart in both countries is Travelers’ commitment to developing custom coverage solutions by industry segment, which can be further tailored to each account.

About Travelers

Travelers Insurance Company of Canada is a subsidiary of The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV), a leading property casualty insurer selling primarily through independent agents and brokers. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Travelers has more than 30,000 employees and operations in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Brazil. The company generated revenues of approximately $26 billion in 2012. For more information, visit In Canada, the company’s diverse business lines offer its customers a wide range of coverage. For more information, visit