WINNIPEG, MB, Oct. 19, 2011, 2011 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) —
Maple Leaf Foods will hold a media
briefing on October 19, 2011 at 3:15 PM CT in Winnipeg, Manitoba to
announce the details of an 85 million dollar expansion of the Company’s
prepared meats facility located on Lagimodiere Boulevard as part of its
$560 million investment to establish a world-class prepared meats
When: Wednesday, October 19, 2011 3:15 PM CT Where: 870 Lagimodiere Boulevard Winnipeg, MB Who: Premier Greg Selinger Winnipeg Mayor Sam Katz Scott McCain, President and COO, Agribusiness Group, Maple Leaf Foods John Burnett, Plant Manager, Maple Leaf Foods How: In person
For more information about Maple Leaf Foods announcement go to: www.mapleleaffoods.com
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About Maple Leaf Foods
Maple Leaf Foods is a leading Canadian food company headquartered in
Toronto, and employs approximately 21,000 people at its operations
across Canada and in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Asia.
The Company had sales of $5.0 billion in 2010.
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SOURCE: Maple Leaf Foods Inc.
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