Ralph D. McRae,
Chairman and CEO
Leading Brands, Inc.
(604) 685-5200 ext. 238
[email protected]





Leading Brands, Inc. Announces the Voluntary Delisting of its Shares from the Toronto Stock Exchange

VANCOUVER, British Columbia--April 7, 2003-- LEADING BRANDS, INC. LBIX (TSX:LBI), North America's only independent, fully integrated, premium beverage company, announces that effective Tuesday April 8th at the close of trading, its shares will be voluntarily delisted from the Toronto Stock Exchange. Leading Brands, Inc. will maintain its listing on Nasdaq under the symbol LBIX.

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