MONTREAL, Sept. 11 /CNW Telbec/ - Le Château Inc. (TSX: CTU.A) is pleased
to announce the appointment of Mr. Max Mendelsohn to the Board of Directors.
Mr. Mendelsohn is a partner, and former Chair of the Board of Partners, of the
legal firm McMillan LLP. He is a member of the Bar of the Province of Quebec,
having graduated with a B.A. from McGill University in 1962 and an L.L.L. from
Université de Montréal in 1965 where he received the Governor General's medal
for highest academic standing. He serves on and advises various corporate
Le Château is a leading Canadian brand in specialty retailing, offering a
broad array of contemporary fashion apparel, accessories and footwear for
style-conscious women and men. The Le Château brand is synonymous with ageless
fashion at accessible prices and is sold exclusively through the Company's
218 retail locations, of which 214 are located in Canada and 4 in the New York
City area. The Company's outlets are primarily found in major urban shopping
malls, complemented with high pedestrian-traffic, street-front locations. In
addition, the Company has 8 stores under license in the Middle East.
The Company's 48-year tradition of vertical integration, a design and
manufacturing approach to retailing, makes it unique among Canadian fashion
For further information:
For further information: Emilia Di Raddo, CA, President, (514) 738-7000;
Johnny Del Ciancio, CA, Vice-President, Finance, (514) 738-7000; Maison
Brison: Rick Leckner (514) 731-0000; Source: Le Château Inc.