Big Rock Brewery Income Trust

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust


November 20, 2009 17:09 ET

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust Announces Monthly Distribution

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Nov. 20, 2009) - 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 December 15, 2009 to unitholders of record on November 30, 2009. The trust units will commence trading on an ex-dividend basis November 26, 2009.

Continuing on the heels of a strong third quarter, the Trust is maintaining distributions at $0.10 per unit. Big Rock experienced a 20.7% increase in sales volumes for the first eight months of the year compared to a 2.7% decline across the industry (September industry data was not available at the time of this release).

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. 

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)