Media Release and Invitation - Manitoba's Bothwell Cheese takes off at Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport

    MEDIA EVENT:    Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at 3 p.m.
                    Bothwell Cheese Store, Airport

    WINNIPEG, June 8 /CNW/ - Bothwell Cheese is opening its first Winnipeg
store at Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport.
    The store will be open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week and located on
the second floor of the air terminal building near the security checkpoint.
    "We are delighted to open our first retail location at Winnipeg James
Armstrong Richardson International Airport," says Bothwell Cheese President
and CEO Ivan Balenovic. "We invite everyone - travelers, Winnipeggers, and
airport staff alike - to drop by for a visit to try our cheese and see our new
    "We are very pleased to welcome Manitoba's very own Bothwell Cheese to
the airport's retail mix," said Barry Rempel, President & CEO of Winnipeg
Airports Authority. "Bothwell Cheese brings an exceptional background of local
success with a national following through its strong, and quality based brand
excellence and sure to provide a gourmet customer experience."
    To mark the opening, Bothwell Cheese will be holding a MEDIA EVENT at its
new airport store on Wednesday, June 10 at 3 p.m. The event will begin
promptly at 3 p.m. with remarks from Ivan Balenovic and Barry Rempel.
    The media event will last approximately 30 minutes and include a cheese
tasting, and Q & A. Media will also have the opportunity to tour the new
store, interview the Bothwell Cheese president, chef, and store manager, and
get an overview of the new products - including a special cheese travel pack
for airline passengers.
    Validated parking vouchers for media will be provided for Short Term Lot
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    Bothwell Cheese is the largest independently owned cheesemaker in
Manitoba, known for producing premium-quality cheese made with all-natural
ingredients, pure milk, and no preservatives or fillers. Bothwell Cheese
produces and distributes more than two million kilograms of over 30 varieties
of cheese throughout Canada each year.

For further information:

For further information: Jason Wortzman, Director, Sales and Marketing,
Bothwell Cheese, 61 Main St., New Bothwell, MB, R0A 1C0, 1-800-361-9542, ext
219,; Christine Alongi, Director, Communications &
Public Affairs, Winnipeg Airports Authority Inc., 24 Hour Media Line: (204)

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