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Press release from CNW Group

Corby Distilleries Launches New Interactive Bilingual Website

Monday, July 16, 2012

Corby Distilleries Launches New Interactive Bilingual Website10:30 EDT Monday, July 16, 2012New Investor Tools, Career Section and Brand Portfolio Offer Something for Every User TORONTO, July 16, 2012 /CNW/ - Corby Distilleries Limited (TSX:CDL.A), (TSX:CDL.B) has launched a brand new website in English and French that delivers interactive web tools and up-to-the-minute content for investors, job-seekers, customers and other audiences."Our new website will help Corby connect with our stakeholders on a whole new level," commented Patrick O'Driscoll, President and Chief Executive Officer of Corby. "The complete site is now available in French and English, and the new design and interactivity reflects who we are today - a company of leaders and a leader in the Canadian spirits and wine industry."The site includes descriptions and images for each one of the more than 150 brands owned or represented by Corby in Canada, including five variants of the flagship Wiser's Canadian whisky brand and over 25 choices in the fast-growing Jacob's Creek family of Australian wines. Looking for a particular product from the Corby portfolio or all the liqueurs on offer? A new drop-down menu tool provides easy and direct access to key categories and every product. The latest product and packaging innovations are featured in a dedicated Innovation section of the site.An "Investor Briefcase" provides easy, one-click access to downloadable documents of all published shareholder information, including earnings reports and investor presentations, and a new subscriber tool makes staying informed of Corby news and developments as easy as typing an email address.For job-seekers interested in being a part of one of Canada's Great Places to Work, a new Career section provides everything you want to know about the life of a Corby employee. Detailed job postings are always up-to-date, and if no suitable opportunity is listed, the new website encourages users to create a personal employment profile, which can be matched to future job openings."The Corby core values of Conviviality, Straightforwardness, Commitment, Integrity and Entrepreneurship shine through in this new website," added Paul Holub, Vice President of Human Resources. "We have seen tremendous change in our company over the past few years. We're proud of how far we've come and of where we are headed. The new website will help us share our journey with the world."Corby's new website at www.corby.ca was designed and developed by The Works Design Communications of Toronto.About Corby Corby Distilleries Limited is a leading Canadian marketer and distributor of spirits and imported wines. Based in Toronto, Ontario, Corby is traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols CDL.A and CDL.B. Corby's portfolio of owned-brands includes some of the most renowned and respected brands in Canada, including Wiser's Canadian whiskies, Lamb's rum and Polar Ice vodka. Through our affiliation with Pernod Ricard S.A., Corby also represents leading international brands such as ABSOLUT® vodka, Chivas Regal®, The Glenlivet® and Ballantine's® scotches, Jameson® Irish whiskey, Beefeater® gin, Malibu® rum, Kahlúa® liqueur, Mumm® champagne, and Jacob's Creek® and Wyndham Estate® wines.Please visit our website at www.corby.ca.For further information:For further information: Amandine Robin Manager, Communications and Organizational Development
 Tel: 416-479-2492 Email: Canada.communications@pernod-ricard.com