EVANSVILLE, IN, August 6, 2009 - You are invited to participate in a conference call on August 11, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern) with Ira G. Boots, Chairman and CEO, Jim Kratochvil, Executive Vice President, CFO, Treasurer and Secretary, and Mark Miles, Executive Vice President and Controller, to discuss Berry Plastics Corporation's operating results and other business and financial matters affecting the company.

What: Berry Plastics Corporation's Earnings Conference Call

When: August 11, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern)

How: 866-219-5260 (U.S.) or 703-639-1117 (International), reservation number 1386223

Contact: Jim Kratochvil, Executive Vice President, CFO, Treasurer and Secretary,

If you are unable to participate, the call will be recorded and available at 888-266-2081 (U.S.) or 703-925-2533 (International) using reservation number 1386223.

Berry Plastics is a leading manufacturer and marketer of plastic packaging products and is headquartered in Evansville, Indiana.

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