Liquor Stores Income Fund

Liquor Stores Income Fund

May 15, 2006 09:15 ET

Liquor Stores Income Fund Announces May Cash Distribution

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - May 15, 2006) - Liquor Stores Income Fund (the "Fund") (TSX:LIQ.UN) announced today a cash distribution of $0.10 per trust unit for the month of May 2006. The distribution will be paid on June 15, 2006 to holders of record of trust units on May 31, 2006.

The Fund's policy is to pay cash distributions on or about the 15th of each month to unitholders of record on the last business day of the preceding month.

About Liquor Stores Income Fund

The Fund is a publicly traded Canadian Income Fund that participates in the retail liquor industry in Alberta and British Columbia through its 72.3% interest in Liquor Stores Limited Partnership ("Liquor Stores LP").

Liquor Stores Income Fund is Western Canada's largest operator of private liquor stores by number of stores. The fund currently operates 80 stores, 5 of which are located in British Columbia.

The Fund's Units trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol LIQ.UN.

Additional information about Liquor Stores Income Fund is available at and the Fund's website at

Contact Information

  • Liquor Stores GP Inc.
    Irv Kipnes
    Chief Executive Officer
    (780) 944-9994 ext. 6
    Liquor Stores GP Inc.
    Patrick de Grace
    Chief Financial Officer
    (780) 917-4179