Lassonde Industries announces election of Directors

ROUGEMONT, QC, May 14, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Lassonde Industries Inc. (TSX: LAS.A) ("Lassonde") announces that all the nominees listed in the Management Proxy Circular dated March 28, 2013 were elected as Directors of Lassonde. The detailed results of the vote for the election of Directors held today at its Annual General Meeting in Montreal are set out below.

Election of Directors

On a vote by ballot, each of the following nine nominees proposed by management was elected as a Director of Lassonde:

Chantal Bélanger 39,581,557 99.45% 217,098 0.55%
Denis Boudreault 39,123,776 98.30% 674,879 1.70%
Paul Bouthillier 39,581,267 99.45% 217,388 0.55%
Yves Dumont 39,151,036 98.37% 647,619 1.63%
Jacques Landreville 39,490,737 99.23% 307,918 0.77%
Nathalie Lassonde 38,884,840 97.70% 913,815 2.30%
Pierre-Paul Lassonde 38,885,340 97.71% 913,315 2.29%
Luc Provencher 38,886,540 97.71% 912,115 2.29%
Jocelyn Tremblay 39,321,292 98.80% 477,363 1.20%

About Lassonde Industries Inc.

Lassonde Industries Inc. is a North American leader in the development, manufacture and sale of a wide range of fruit and vegetable juices and drinks marketed under brands such as Everfresh, Fairlee, Flavür, Fruité, Graves, Oasis and Rougemont.

Lassonde is also the second largest producer of store brand ready-to-drink fruit juices and drinks in the United States and a major producer of cranberry juices, drinks and sauces.

Lassonde also develops, manufactures and markets specialty food products under brands such as Antico and Canton. The Company imports and markets selected wines from various countries and manufactures apple ciders and wine-based beverages.

The Company produces superior quality products through the efforts of some 2,000 people working in 14 plants across Canada and the United States. To learn more, visit

SEDAR registration number: 00002099

SOURCE: Lassonde Industries Inc.

For further information:

Investor contact
Guy Blanchette, FCPA, CA
Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
Lassonde Industries Inc.
450-469-4926, extension 10782

Media contact
Stefano Bertolli
Vice-President Communications
Lassonde Industries Inc.
450-469-4926, extension 10265

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