KELOWNA, BC, Nov. 6 /CNW/ - Sun-Rype Products Ltd. today announced that
its 266 production and maintenance employees represented by Teamsters Union
Local No. 213 have taken strike action. The unionized employees walked off the
job at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 6, 2007.
The Company anticipates limited operations will continue.
The Company remains committed to reaching an agreement through the
collective bargaining process.
Sun-Rype Products Ltd., based in Kelowna, BC, is a manufacturer and
marketer of 100% juices and 100% fruit snacks under the Sun-Rype brand.
Sun-Rype is a publicly traded Canadian company with its common shares listed
on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SRF.
Forward Looking Statements
Statements contained in this press release, which are not based on
historical fact, including without limitation, statements containing the words
"may", "will", "plans", "intends", "expects", "anticipates", "believes",
"estimate", "continue" and similar expressions, constitute "forward looking
information" within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities laws.
Forward looking statements contained in this document may involve, but are not
limited to, statements relating to the Company's objectives, priorities,
strategies, actions, targets, expectations and outlook. Forward looking
statements are necessarily based upon assumptions and predictions with respect
to the future, including but not limited to the factors referred to below. As
a result, forward looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks,
uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, events or
developments to be materially different from any future results, events or
developments expressed or implied thereby. These risks, uncertainties and
other factors include, but are not limited to, changes in the consumer
packaged goods industry and external market factors, as well as the factors
referred to in the Company's Annual Information Form dated February 28, 2007,
and its other filings with the applicable Canadian securities regulatory
authorities. In light of these uncertainties, assumptions and risks, readers
are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward looking statements.
Except as required by law, the Company assumes no obligation to update or
revise such information to reflect later events or developments.
For further information:
For further information: Gary Pearson, Chief Financial Officer, Sun-Rype
Products Ltd., 1165 Ethel Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2W4, Tel: (250) 860-7973,
Fax: (250) 762-3611, firstname.lastname@example.org; or Dave McAnerney, Vice President
Operations, Sun-Rype Products Ltd., 1165 Ethel Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2W4,
Tel: (250) 860-7973, Fax: (250) 762-3611, email@example.com; www.sunrype.com