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In keeping with its ambition to feed the world, Olymel maintains relations with various publics, such as its business partners, customers, employees, suppliers, the media and consumers. In its communications, the company strives for the highest possible level of transparency and adheres to a policy of openness in order to ensure its choices, orientations and achievements are better understood.

INFORMATION :
Richard Vigneault
Olymel corporative communications s.e.c.
Phone: (450) 771-0400
Cell phone: (514) 497-1385

Published 11 June 2021

Strike at the Olymel pork processing plant in Vallée-Jonction: Olymel defers to the conciliation process

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St-Hyacinthe, Thursday, June 10, 2021 – After learning about the statements made this afternoon by the heads of the Union des producteurs agricoles (UPA), Éleveurs de volailles du Québec (EVQ) and Éleveurs de porcs du Québec (EPQ) on the ongoing dispute at its hog slaughterhouse, cutting and deboning plant in Vallée-Jonction, Beauce, Olymel management would like to reiterate the facts.

Published 18 May 2021

Quebec Invests $150M in Olymel

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Saint-Hyacinthe, May 18, 2021. – The Quebec government and Investissement Québec are
investing $150 million in equity in Olymel L.P. to support its development and strengthen its
competitiveness. Of this amount, the Ministère de l'Économie et de l'Innovation (MEI) is
providing $74 million through the Fonds pour la croissance des entreprises québécois (FCEQ)
to enable the company to carry out projects valued at $315 million. This is the first operation
under this new fund, which is designed to support businesses whose main activities are carried
out in Quebec and that have strong growth potential or are of strategic value to Quebec's
economy. For its part, Investissement Québec contributed $76 million to Olymel out of its own
funds.

Published 5 February 2021

Olymel Investment and creation of 250 new jobs at Ange-Gardien

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CREATION OF 250 NEW JOBS:
OLYMEL ANNOUNCES INVESTMENT TO INCREASE PRODUCTION CAPACITY AT ITS ANGE-GARDIEN PORK PROCESSING PLANT

St-Hyacinthe, Friday, February 5, 2021 – Olymel management today announced an investment of $9 million to set up a second shift at its Ange-Gardien (formerly F.Ménard) hog slaughtering, cutting and deboning plant in Montérégie-Est, Quebec. This investment and the new evening shift will create more than 250 new jobs and should be in operation by next September. The plant, which already employs a total of 680 people, will see that number grow to more than 900, making it one of the largest employers in the region.