TORONTO, Sept. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Corby Distilleries Limited (TSX: CDL.A, CDL.B) ("Corby" or the "Company") announces its intention to change its name to Corby Spirit and Wine Limited in order to better reflect its business activities, subject to a special resolution of its shareholders at its upcoming November 6, 2013 Annual and Special Meeting of the Shareholders. A revised notice of the meeting and record date will be filed on SEDAR to reflect the change from Annual Meeting to Annual and Special Meeting of the Shareholders.
Corby Distilleries Limited is a leading Canadian marketer and distributor of spirits and imported wines. Based in Toronto, Ontario, Corby is traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols CDL.A and CDL.B. Corby's portfolio of owned-brands includes some of the most renowned and respected brands in Canada, including Wiser's® Canadian whiskies, Lamb's® rum and Polar Ice® vodka. Through our affiliation with Pernod Ricard S.A., Corby also represents leading international brands such as ABSOLUT® vodka, Chivas Regal®, The Glenlivet® and Ballantine's® Scotch whiskies, Jameson® Irish whiskey, Beefeater® gin, Malibu® rum, Kahlúa® liqueur, Mumm® champagne, and Graffigna®, Camp Viejo®, Jacob's Creek® and Wyndham Estate® wines.
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CORBY DISTILLERIES LIMITED
John Leburn, Vice-President & Chief Financial Officer
Amandine Robin, Manager, Communications