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Leading Brands, Inc
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Leading Brands, Inc. Granted Canada-Wide License for Glaceau Vitaminwater

Feb. 28, 2002--Leading Brands, Inc. LBIX, Canada's largest independent, fully integrated premium beverage company, is pleased to announce that it has been appointed by Energy Brands Inc. of Whitestone Queens New York as the exclusive licensee of Glaceau Vitaminwater for Canada. Under the terms of the multi-year agreement Leading Brands will both bottle and distribute the product.

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Leading Brands, Inc. is the largest independent, fully integrated food and beverage brand management company in Canada. The Company's unique Integrated Distribution System (IDS) offers turnkey, one-stop shopping to food and beverage brand owners. Its subsidiary, Quick, Inc. is building a home replenishment and delivery system for the new economy.

Statements in this news release that are not historical are to be regarded as forward-looking statements which are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially. Such risks and uncertainties with respect to the Company's business include general economic conditions, weather conditions, changing beverage consumption trends, pricing, and the availability of raw materials and economic uncertainties, including currency.