Brick Brewing announces extensions of manufacturing and sales agencyagreements with Canada Dry Mott's Inc* to December 31, 2014


WATERLOO, ON, Jan. 28 /CNW/ - Brick Brewing Co. Limited today announced that it has renewed the contract manufacturing and sales agent agreements currently in place with Canada Dry Mott's Inc* ("CDMI"). The new agreements will both continue to December 31, 2014.

Under the manufacturing agreement, Brick Brewing Co. Limited currently produces 355 ml bottles of the Mott's* Clamato Ready-to-Drink Caesar brand (Mott's Clamato Caesar*). Brick Brewing also acts as the sales agent for the Mott's Clamato Caesar* brand in Ontario.

"The extension of these contracts is very exciting news for Brick Brewing" said George Croft, President and Chief Executive Officer. "Our vision is to be the best Regional Brewer and Co-pack producer in Canada. We have worked very hard to exceed the expectations of CDMI since first producing the Mott's Clamato Caesar's* in January 2008. I believe this development demonstrates our strong relationship with CDMI and exemplifies our co-pack credentials."

"The partnership between CDMI and Brick Brewing has worked very well," said Andrew Bayfield, General Manager, Canada Dry Mott's Inc*. "The Mott's Clamato Caesar* is enjoyed by many Canadians. By providing a Ready To Drink option, they are able to take Canada's National Cocktail with them anytime they are celebrating with friends and family. We look forward to the extension of the contract with Brick Brewing."

 About Canada Dry Mott's Inc.

 Canada Dry Mott's, is a leading beverage business, marketing a wide range of soft drinks, juices, teas, mixers and other premium beverages throughout Canada. The company's portfolio includes Canada Dry*, Mott's Clamato*, Dr Pepper*, Crush*, Mott's Fruitsations*, Schweppes*, Orangina*, Mott's Garden Cocktail* and Mr & Mrs T* mixers among other brands. Based in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada Dry Mott's is a subsidiary of Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS), one of the leading refreshment beverage businesses in North America. For more information, please visit our website at

 *Trademarks of or used under license by Canada Dry Mott's Inc.

 About Brick Brewing

 Brick Brewing Co. Limited is Ontario's largest Canadian-owned and Canadian-based publicly held brewery. The Company is a regional brewer of award winning premium quality and value beers. The Company, founded in 1984, was the first craft brewery to start up in Ontario, and is credited with pioneering the present day craft brewing renaissance in Canada. Brick has complemented its Waterloo family of premium craft beers with other popular brands such as Laker, Red Baron, Red Cap and Formosa Springs Draft. Brick trades on the TSX under the symbol BRB. Visit us at

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For further information: George H. Croft, President and CEO, Tel: (519) 576-9519 Ext. 247, E-mail:; For further information about Canada Dry Mott's: Alison Bing, Corporate Affairs, Tel: (905) 755-3640, Email: