Cossette announces a Share Purchase Financing Plan for Certain Senior Executives

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    QUEBEC CITY, June 9 /CNW Telbec/ - Cossette Inc. ("Cossette" or the
"Company") announces that it is renewing the financing arrangement implemented
in 2008 for the purposes of facilitating the purchase of the Company's
subordinate voting shares by certain senior executives. The Company will
finance up to a maximum of $3,000,000 for share purchases over the next few
months. The terms and conditions of the loans are identical to those described
in the notes to the annual audited consolidated financial statements for the
financial year ended September 30, 2008. Mr. Claude Lessard, Chairman, Chief
Executive Officer and President, and the other remaining founding partners of
Cossette will not benefit from such financing arrangement. The share purchases
will be completed through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange.

    Cossette Inc. offers a full range of leading-edge communication services
to clients of all sizes, including some of the most prestigious brands in the
world. A customer-driven organization built around highly specialized business
units, Cossette also offers Convergent Communications(TM), a unique working
method that brings added value to the client by integrating various services
offered by the Group, including strategic planning and research, advertising,
media buying and channel planning, sales promotion, direct response, database
and direct marketing, customer relationship management, interactive marketing
and technology solutions, public relations, organizational communication and
change management, sponsorship and alliance marketing, branding and design,
ethnic marketing, business-to-business communications (B2B practices) and
print and video production. Cossette has approximately 1,630 employees and
offices in Quebec City, Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, Halifax, New York,
Irvine, Los Angeles, London and Shanghai.
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For further information:

For further information: Financial Analysts only: Martin Faucher,
Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, (418) 521-3784; Investors: Francis
Trudeau, Director, Acquisitions and Investor Relations, (514) 282-4633; Media:
Mathieu Claise, Optimum Public Relations, (418) 521-3770; Source: Cossette

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