Cott Announces Dates for Annual and Special Meeting of Shareowners, Q1 Earnings Release and Conference Call

TORONTO and TAMPA, FL--(April 20, 2010) -  Cott Corporation (NYSECOT) (TSX: BCB) announced today that the Company's Annual and Special Meeting of Shareowners will be held on Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. (Toronto time) in Toronto.

Cott Corporation Annual and Special Meeting of Shareowners
Tuesday, May 4, 2010 - 8:30 a.m. (Toronto time) 
Toronto Marriott Airport Hotel 
901 Dixon Road 
Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
Salons A, B and C 
RSVP - Cott Investor Relations - investor.relations@cott.com

Webcast 
A live audio-video webcast will be available through the Company's website at http://www.cott.com. The webcast will be recorded and archived for playback on the investor relations section of the website for two weeks following the event.

Cott Corporation Q1 Earnings Release and Conference Call 
The Company will release its first quarter financial results before the markets open on Wednesday, May 5, 2010.

First Quarter Earnings Conference Call 
Wednesday, May 5, 2010 - 10 a.m. EDT 
North America: (877) 407-8031
International: (201) 689-8031
This is a live, listen-only dial-in telephone line.

Webcast 
A live audio webcast will be available through the Company's website at http://www.cott.com. The earnings conference call will be recorded and archived for playback on the investor relations section of the website for two weeks following the event.

About Cott Corporation 
Cott Corporation is one of the world's largest non-alcoholic beverage companies and the world's largest retailer brand soft drink company. With approximately 2,800 employees, the Company operates bottling facilities in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Mexico. Cott markets non-alcoholic beverage concentrates in over 50 countries around the world.

Website: www.cott.com

For further information: Kimball Chapman, Investor Relations, Tel: (813) 313-1840