MONTREAL, May 11, 2016 /CNW/ - Imvescor Restaurant Group Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: IRG) announced today that it will be donating $40,000 to support the relief efforts underway through the Canadian Red Cross' Alberta Fires Appeal.
"Like all Canadians, the Imvescor Family has been touched by the fires in Alberta. Many of our customers, staff and franchisees have brothers, sisters, moms, dads, nieces, nephews and friends who have been significantly impacted. We say thank you to those on the ground in Fort McMurray, and those all over Canada, who are working tirelessly to help. It is with this in mind that Imvescor is supporting the Red Cross to help those who need it most," said Frank Hennessey, President and Chief Executive Officer of Imvescor Restaurant Group Inc.
Individuals wishing to help are encouraged to visit www.redcross.ca for information on how to support the Canadian Red Cross.
About Imvescor Restaurant Group Inc.
Imvescor Restaurant Group Inc. is a dynamic and innovative organisation in the family and casual dining restaurant industry. The Company is a franchise and licensing business that operates restaurants in Eastern Canada under four banners: Pizza Delight®, operating primarily in Atlantic Canada, in the family/mid-scale segment, Mikes® and Scores®, operating primarily in Québec in the family and casual dining segments and the take-out and delivery segments, and Bâton Rouge®, operating in Québec, Ontario and Nova Scotia in the casual dining segment. The Company also licenses to third parties the right to manufacture and sell prepared food products under the Pizza Delight®, Mikes®, Scores® and Bâton Rouge® brands and manufactures and sells vegetarian branded food products in grocery stores and retail outlets under the Commensal® brand.
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For further information: Frank Hennessey, President and Chief Executive Officer, Imvescor Restaurant Group Inc., 514-341-5544; Tania M. Clarke, Chief Financial Officer, Imvescor Restaurant Group Inc., 514-341-5544; Investor Relations: [email protected]; Media Relations: ACJ Communication - Daniel Granger 514-840-7990