Big Rock Brewery Income Trust
TSX : BR.UN

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust
BIG ROCK BREWERY LTD.

BIG ROCK BREWERY LTD.

November 19, 2010 16:45 ET

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust Announces Monthly Distribution

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Nov. 19, 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 December 15, 2010 to unitholders of record on November 30, 2010. The trust units will commence trading on an ex-dividend basis November 26, 2010.

The announcement follows the announcement of the brewery's third quarter results, released earlier this month. In October 2010, the Trust announced the Board of Directors' approval of the conversion to a dividend paying corporation by year's end. A special meeting of unitholders for the conversion has been scheduled for 10:00 am (Calgary time) on December 22, 2010 at the brewery.

About Big Rock Brewery

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, 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.

Big Rock Brewery – headquartered in Calgary, Alberta - produces premium, all-natural craft beers. As Canada's leading craft brewer Big Rock boasts a family of twelve 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. This year is Big Rock's 25th year of operations, which marks an important milestone for the brewery.

Contact Information

  • Big Rock Brewery Ltd.
    Aisling (Ash-ling) Tomei
    Manager, Corporate Relations
    403.203.3746
    atomei@bigrockbeer.com
    or
    Big Rock Brewery Ltd.
    Dwayne Dubois, CGA, CA
    Chief Financial Officer
    Direct: (403) 720-4465
    (403) 236-7523 (FAX)
    www.bigrockbeer.com