Big Rock Brewery Income Trust

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust


January 20, 2010 18:57 ET

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust Announces Monthly Distribution

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Jan. 20, 2010) - Big Rock Brewery Income Trust (TSX:BR.UN) (the "Trust") is pleased to announce that a distribution of $0.10 per trust unit will be paid on February 15, 2010 to unitholders of record on January 29, 2010. The trust units will commence trading on an ex-dividend basis January 27, 2010.

The distribution comes as Big Rock enters its 25th year – a significant milestone for the Canadian Craft brewery that was founded by Ed McNally and commenced operations in 1985. The brewery made the strategic decision to return to its roots, and has built a solid foundation going into its 25th year. Big Rock looks forward to continued success in 2010.

The Trust is an unincorporated open-ended limited purpose trust established under the laws of the Province of Alberta. The Trust owns all of the securities of Big Rock Brewery Operations Corp. and Big Rock Brewery Limited Partnership (collectively "Big Rock"), which entitles the Trust to receive all cash flow available for distribution from the business of Big Rock after debt service payments, maintenance capital expenditures and other cash requirements.

About Big Rock Brewery

Big Rock - headquartered in Calgary, Alberta - continues to produce premium, all-natural craft beers. As Canada's leading craft brewer Big Rock Brewery boasts a family of eleven exceptional ales and lagers, Rock Creek dry apple cider as well as an ongoing selection of seasonal beers. Big Rock products are sold in nine provinces and three territories in Canada and, oddly enough, they are also available in Korea. 

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Contact Information

  • Big Rock Brewery Ltd.
    Ed McNally
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    (403) 720-3239
    (403) 236-7523 (FAX)
    Big Rock Brewery Ltd.
    Dwayne Dubois, CGA, CA
    Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 720-4465
    (403) 236-7523 (FAX)