Cott Corporation Announces Date for Second Quarter Earnings Release Conference Call and Webcast

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(July 13, 2006) - 

Attention Business Editors:

Cott Corporation (TSX:BCB)(NYSE:COT) today announced that it will release its second quarter results before the markets open on Thursday, July 27, 2006. Brent Willis, Cott's president and chief executive officer, and Clyde Preslar, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will host a conference call at approximately 9:00 a.m. ET on July 27 to discuss these results.

For those who wish to listen to the presentation, there is a listen-only dial-in telephone line, which can be accessed as follows:
 



    North America:       800-814-4857


    International:       416-644-3417



Webcast

To access the conference call over the Internet, investors, analysts and the public in general are invited to visit Cott's website at http://www.cott.com at least 15 minutes early to register, download, and install any necessary audio/video software. For those who are unable to access the live broadcast, a replay will be available on Cott's website following the conference call through noon ET on Thursday August 10, 2006.

About Cott Corporation

Cott Corporation is one of the world's largest retailer brand beverage suppliers whose principal markets are the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Mexico. The Company's website is www.cott.com.

For further information: Media Relations, Kerry Morgan, Tel: (416) 203-5613 / Investor Relations, Edmund O'Keeffe, Tel: (416) 203-5617