Cott Corporation Announces Date for Fourth Quarter and Year-end Earnings Release Conference Call and Webcast

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Jan. 13, 2006) - Cott Corporation (TSX:BCB) (NYSE:COT) today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and year-end earnings results before the markets open on Thursday, January 26, 2006. John Sheppard, Cott's president and chief executive officer, and Clyde Preslar, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will host a conference call at approximately 10:00 a.m. ET on January 26 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: 800-796-7558
International: 416-644-3415

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 February 9, 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