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REYES HOLDINGS ACQUIRES PERLMAN-ROCQUE'S FRIDLEY, MINNESOTA DISTRIBUTION CENTER

ROSEMONT, IL – October 6, 2006, Reyes Holdings, L.L.C. announced the purchase of the Perlman-

Rocque Fridley, Minnesota distribution center from The HAVI Group Limited Partnership. The Fridley

distribution center will be added to the operations of The Martin-Brower Company, L.L.C., a

McDonald's system distributor since 1956 and a wholly owned subsidiary of Reyes Holdings.

Greg Nickele, Chief Executive Officer, Martin-Brower said, “We are honored to welcome the Fridley

management team and employees to the Martin-Brower family.”

The business ships 13,000,000 cases a year and extends Martin-Brower's distribution across

Minnesota, Northern Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska and Montana. The

transaction includes a fleet of over 40 power units and the operation of a refrigerated 45,000 square

foot warehouse

John Roussel, Martin-Brower's President of US Operations said, “We look forward to providing great

service to our new McDonald’s customers to the north.”

Martin-Brower is the largest McDonald's distributor in the United States delivering more than 198

million cases of product annually to over 9,000 McDonald’s restaurants throughout the Americas.

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