TORONTO, April 26 /CNW/ - Connors Bros. Income Fund (TSX: CBF.UN) today
announced that its Annual General Meeting of Unitholders will be held on
Wednesday, May 16, 2007, at 10 a.m. ET at the King Edward Hotel in Toronto. At
8:30 a.m. ET on the same day, there will be a conference call to discuss the
results of the Fund's first quarter of 2007, which will be released after
market close on May 15, 2007.
Following the formal portion of the Annual General Meeting, Chris
Lischewski, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Kent McNeil, Executive
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will review the performance of the
Fund in 2006 and the first quarter of 2007 and discuss Connors' outlook. For
those unable to attend in person, an audio recording and copy of the
presentation will be archived and available at www.connors.ca.
During the conference call, Mr. Lischewski and Mr. McNeil will discuss
financial results and performance for the three months ended March 31, 2007.
To access the call, please dial 416-644-3416 or 1-800-732-9303. The conference
call will also be accessible via webcast at www.connors.ca. A replay of the
conference call will be available until midnight May 23, 2007. To access the
replay, call 416-640-1917 or 1-877-289-8525, followed by passcode 21227913#.
Connors Bros. Income Fund indirectly owns, through its subsidiaries, a
100% interest in Clover Leaf Seafoods, L.P. and Bumble Bee Foods, LLC.
Together, these two operating companies comprise North America's largest
branded seafood company, offering a full line of canned tuna, salmon, sardine
and specialty seafood products, marketed under leading brands including Clover
Leaf(R), Bumble Bee(R), Brunswick(R), Snow's(R) and Beach Cliff(R), as well as
a full-line of canned chicken and canned meat products in the U.S. under the
Castleberry's(R), and Sweet Sue(R) brand names. For further information,
please visit the Fund's website at www.connors.ca.
For further information:
For further information: Kent McNeil, Executive Vice President and Chief
Financial Officer, Connors Bros., Ltd., (858) 715-4076