MONTREAL, Dec. 7 /CNW Telbec/ - Tembec announced today that Mr. Emanuele
(Lino) Saputo has resigned from the Company's Board of Directors for personal
reasons. Mr. Saputo was elected as a Director in January 2006.
"Mr. Saputo has been a valued member of Tembec's Board of Directors,"
said Guy Dufresne, Chairman of the Board. "We are grateful for the advice and
counsel he provided to Tembec during his tenure as a Director, and we wish him
the very best in the future."
Tembec is a large, diversified and integrated forest products company.
With operations principally located in North America and in France, the
Company employs approximately 8,000 people. Tembec's common shares are listed
on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol TBC. Additional information on
Tembec is available on its website at www.tembec.com
For further information:
For further information: John Valley, Executive Vice President, Business
Development and Corporate Affairs, (416) 775-2819