VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec 18, 2012) - Premium Brands Holdings Corporation (PBH.TO) announced today a cash dividend of $0.294 per share for the quarter ending December 29, 2012. Unless indicated otherwise in writing at or before the time the dividend is paid, each dividend paid by the Company in 2012 or a subsequent year is an eligible dividend for the purposes of the Enhanced Dividend Tax Credit System.
The dividend will be made to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2012 and will be payable on January 15, 2012.
Premium Brands owns a broad range of leading specialty food manufacturing and differentiated food distribution businesses with operations in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Washington State and Nevada. The Company services over 26,000 customers and its family of brands and businesses include Grimm''s, Harvest, McSweeney''s, Bread Garden Go, Hygaard, Hempler''s, Quality Fast Foods, Gloria''s Best of Fresh, Harlan''s, Creekside Bakehouse, Centennial Foodservice, B&C Foods, Duso''s Fine Foods, Maximum Seafood, SK Food Group, Hub City Fisheries, Audrey''s, Deli Chef and Piller''s.