7.2.2006: Meldung: SunOpta Inc.: Move to Nasdaq National Market
TORONTO-- Feb. 6, 2006--SunOpta Inc. announced today that approval has been received from NASDAQ to transfer from the NASDAQ Capital Market to the NASDAQ National Market effective at the start of trading on February 8, 2006.
SunOpta will continue to maintain its symbol STKL.
As previously noted on January 3, 2006, Jeremy Kendall, Chairman and CEO commented, "We anticipate that participation on the National Market will give SunOpta wider recognition and greater exposure to the investing community."
About SunOpta Inc.
SunOpta Inc. is an operator of high-growth ethical businesses, focusing on integrated business models in the natural and organic food markets. For the last seven consecutive years, SunOpta was included in Profit magazine"s "Profit 100" list of the 100 fastest growing companies in Canada. The Company has three business units: the SunOpta Food Group, which specializes in sourcing, processing and distribution of natural and organic food products integrated from seed through packaged products; the Opta Minerals Group, a producer, distributor, and recycler of environmentally friendly industrial materials; and the SunOpta BioProcess Group which engineers and markets proprietary steam explosion technology systems for the pulp, bio-fuel and food processing industries. Each of these business units has proprietary products and services that give it a solid competitive advantage in its sector.
CONTACT: SunOpta Inc.
Jeremy N. Kendall, Steve Bromley, John Dietrich or
Susan Wiekenkamp, 905-455-2528, ext 103
Investment Community Inquiries:
Lytham Partners, LLC
Joe Diaz, Robert Blum or Joe Dorame, 602-889-9700
SOURCE: SunOpta Inc.