Interbrew S.A./Labatt Brewing Company Limited Announcement

Aug 18, 2000, 01:00 ET from Labatt Breweries of Canada

    TORONTO, Aug. 18 /CNW-PRN/ - It is with great sadness that Interbrew S.A.
 and the Labatt Brewing Company Limited advise of the passing of Don Kitchen,
 Executive vice-president, North America. Mr. Kitchen, age 44, died suddenly
 early yesterday morning (Thursday, August 17) of natural causes while on
 business in Brussels, Belgium.
     During his time at Labatt, Mr. Kitchen made a tremendous contribution to
 the organization and was a key reason for our growing success in Canada and
 the United States.
     The thoughts and sympathies of all Interbrew employees go out to Mr.
 Kitchen's family at this most difficult time. He will be sorely missed.
     Details of funeral arrangements will be communicated in due course.

SOURCE Labatt Breweries of Canada