Lassonde Industries announces election of Directors

ROUGEMONT, QC, May 17, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Lassonde Industries Inc. (TSX: LAS.A) ("Lassonde") announces that all the nominees listed in the Management Proxy Circular dated March 24, 2016 were elected as Directors of Lassonde. The detailed results of the vote for the election of Directors held today at its Annual General Meeting in Montreal are set out below.

 

Nominees

VOTES FOR

VOTES WITHELD

Chantal Bélanger

39,340,244

99.29%

280,384

0.71%

Ève-Lyne Biron

39,369,234

99.37%

251,394

0.63%

Denis Boudreault

38,823,366

97.99%

797,262

2.01%

Paul Bouthillier

39,369,324

99.37%

251,304

0.63%

Yves Dumont

38,854,446

98.07%

766,162

1.93%

Nathalie Lassonde

38,948,544

98.30%

672,084

1.70%

Pierre-Paul Lassonde

38,950,144

98.31%

670,484

1.69%

Luc Provencher

38,823,521

97.99%

797,107

2.01%

Jocelyn Tremblay

39,443,762

99.55%

176,866

0.45%

 

About Lassonde

Lassonde Industries Inc. is a North American leader in the development, manufacture and sale of a wide range of ready-to-drink fruit and vegetable juices and drinks marketed under brands such as Apple & Eve, Everfresh, Fairlee, Fruité, Graves, Oasis and Rougemont.

Lassonde is also the second largest producer of store brand shelf-stable fruit juices and drinks in the United States and a major producer of cranberry sauces.

Lassonde also develops, manufactures and markets specialty food products under brands such as Antico and Canton. The Company imports and markets selected wines from various countries and manufactures apple ciders and cider-based beverages.

The Company produces superior quality products through the expertise of approximately 2,100 people working in 14 plants across Canada and the United States. To learn more, visit www.lassonde.com.

SEDAR registration number: 00002099

 

SOURCE Lassonde Industries Inc.

For further information: Investor contact: Guy Blanchette, FCPA, FCA, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, Lassonde Industries Inc., 450-469-4926, extension 10782; Media contact: Stefano Bertolli, Vice-President Communications, Lassonde Industries Inc., 450-469-4926, extension 10265

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