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CCL Industries Announces Acceleration of Quarterly Dividend Payment

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec 6, 2012) - CCL Industries Inc. (TSX:CCL.A)(TSX:CCL.B), a world leader in specialty packaging solutions for the consumer products and healthcare industries, announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the acceleration of the Company''s fourth quarter dividend payment. Payment of the dividend declared on November 6, 2012 of $0.1950 per Class B non-voting share and $0.1825 per Class A voting share payable to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 12, 2012 will be made December 20, 2012 instead of January 3, 2013.

With headquarters in Toronto, Canada, CCL Industries now employs approximately 6,600 people in 74 plants globally located to meet the sourcing needs of large international customers. CCL Label is the world''s largest converter of pressure sensitive and film materials for label applications and sells to leading global customers in the consumer packaging, healthcare, automotive and consumer durable segments. CCL Container and CCL Tube are leading producers of aluminum aerosol cans, bottles and extruded plastic tubes for the consumer products industry in North America.

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