VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 16, 2011) - Premium Brands Holdings Corporation (TSX:PBH) announced today a cash dividend of $0.294 per share for the quarter ending June 30, 2011. Unless indicated otherwise in writing at or before the time the dividend is paid, each dividend paid by the Company in 2011 or a subsequent year is an eligible dividend for the purposes of the Enhanced Dividend Tax Credit System.
The dividend will be made to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2011 and will be payable on July 15, 2011.
Premium Brands owns a broad range of leading specialty food manufacturing and differentiated food distribution businesses with operations in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Washington State and Nevada. The Company services over 26,000 customers and its family of brands and businesses include Grimm's, Harvest, McSweeney's, Bread Garden Express, Hygaard, Hempler's, Quality Fast Foods, Gloria's Best of Fresh, Harlan's, Creekside Bakehouse, Centennial Foodservice, B&C Foods, Duso's Fine Foods, Maximum Seafood, SK Food Group, Hub City Fisheries, Audrey's, Deli Chef and Hamish & Enzo.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
George Paleologou Premium Brands Holdings Corporation President and CEO (604) 656-3100
Will Kalutycz Premium Brands Holdings Corporation CFO (604) 656-3100