Investor relations

Rogers Sugar Inc. is the successor entity to Rogers Sugar Income Fund. As at January 1, 2011, Rogers Sugar Income Fund was converted to a conventional corporation under the name of Rogers Sugar Inc.

Outstanding units of Rogers Sugar Income Fund were converted on a one-for-one basis for shares of Rogers Sugar Inc. As a result of the reorganization, Rogers Sugar Inc. now owns all of the outstanding shares of Lantic Inc., as well as the subordinated Lantic notes. There is no change in the way the business of Lantic is being carried-out.

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Administration

Lantic

Directors

  • A. Stuart Belkin
    Chairman & CEO
    Belkorp Industries Inc.
  • Michel P. Desbiens
    Director
  • Michael Heskin
    Vice-President Finance and CEO
    Belkorp Industries Inc.
  • Donald G. Jewell
    Managing Partner
    RIO Industrial
  • Daniel Lafrance
    Director
  • Edward Makin
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Lantic Inc
  • M. Dallas H. Ross
    Partner
    Kinetic Capital Limited Partnership

Officers

  • Edward Makin
    President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Robert Copeland
    Vice-President Operations
  • Diana R. Discepola
    Director of Finance
  • Jacques Dussault
    Vice-President
    Human Ressources
  • Manon Lacroix
    Vice-President Finance and Secretary
  • Michael Walton
    Vice-President of Sales and Marketing

Auditors

  • KPMG LLP
    Montreal, Quebec
Rogers

Directors

  • A. Stuart Belkin
    Chairman & CEO
    Belkorp Industries Inc.
  • Dean Bergmame
    Director
  • Michel P. Desbiens
    Director
  • William S. Maslechko
    Partner
    Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP
  • M. Dallas H. Ross
    Partner
    Kinetic Capital Limited Partnership

Registrar & Transfer agent

  • Computershare Investor Services Inc.
    Toronto, Ontario

Auditors

  • KPMG LLP
    Montreal, Quebec

Investor relations

  • Manon Lacroix
    Tel: 514 940-4350
    Fax: 527-1610

Legal counsel

  • Davies. Ward. Phillips & Vineberg
    Montreal, Quebec

Analyst coverage

The following is a list of all persons known to the Company to provide analyst coverage of the Company or to have published research reports regarding the Company in the past, together with contact information furnished by the persons listed below. The Company does not adopt the statements contained in any analysts’ report, does not warrant the accuracy of any analysts’ report or any information contained therein, and undertakes no responsibility for correcting or updating any analysts’ report or any information contained therein.

  • Stephen MacLeod, CFA
    President
    BMO Capital Markets
    (416) 359-8069
  • Christine Healy
    Analyst
    Scotia Capital
    (416) 863-7065
  • Michael Van Aelst
    Analyst
    TD Newcrest
    (514) 289-0518

FAQ

What is Rogers Sugar Inc.’s dividend practice?

The Directors of Rogers Sugar Inc. intend to pay a quarterly dividend to Rogers Sugar Inc.’s shareholders of record on the last business day of each quarter, which each payment made to such shareholder on or about the 20th day of the following month, subject to any legal or contractual restrictions on such dividends.

What is the current dividend?

The Directors of Rogers Sugar Inc. increased the dividend rate to 9.0 cents per quarter effective May 2, 2012, which equates to 36 cents per year. However, the Board of Directors can modify the dividend practice from time to time at its discretion.

When should I purchase the shares in order to be eligible to receive dividends?

In order to be eligible to receive a dividend, you need to be a registered holder of Roger Sugar Inc. shares by the last day of each calendar quarter. As an example, if the last day of March is Friday, March 31st, you need to execute your purchase no later than three full business days before, being Tuesday March 28th.

Do you have a dividend reinvestment program (“DRIP”)?

No, Rogers Sugar Inc. has no DRIP.

When will I receive my tax slips?

For a corporation, tax slips need to be issued by the end of February in each year. You should receive the tax slips directly from the financial institution with whom you hold your share certificates.

What do I do with the certificates I hold for Rogers Sugar Income Fund units?

If the certificates are held through your broker, it was automatically converted into shares of Rogers Sugar Inc. on January 1, 2011. If you held personally the certificates of Rogers Sugar Income Fund, you would have received a letter of transmittal (on green paper), which you would have to complete and forward to our transfer agent, Computershare Investor Services, Inc. If you have not received the letter of transmittal or have misplaced the document, you must contact the transfer agents at: Computershare Investor Services, Inc. 100 University Avenue – 9th floor Toronto (Ontario) M5J 2Y1 Fax: 1.866.249.7775

What about United States residents’ shareholders?

Any dividend paid to a non-resident is subject to 25% withholding tax in Canada, unless this tax may be reduced under applicable tax provisions. A non-resident shareholder should check with the advisor, the tax treatment applicable to him in respect of dividends received or available, if any, actions of Rogers Sugar Inc.