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UNIVERSAL FOODS SHAREHOLDERS ELECT NEW DIRECTOR

 MILWAUKEE, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- At their annual meeting today, shareholders of Universal Foods Corporation (NYSE: UFC) elected William J. Parfet to Universal's Board of Directors. Parfet is President and Chief Operating Officer of Upjohn Company (NYSE: UPJ) headquartered in Kalamazoo, Mich. He will fill the remaining two years of the three-year term vacated by Paul Kohnstamm, who retired from the Board upon reaching mandatory retirement age.
 Parfet joined Upjohn Company in 1973 and has held various financial and international responsibilities. He was named Treasurer in 1984; Vice President for Consumer Products, Healthcare Services and Pharmaceutical Strategic Planning in 1988; Executive Vice President in 1989; and President and COO in 1991.
 Parfet received his B.A. degree (with honors) in 1970 from Lake Forest College with an economics major, and his MBA degree in international finance from the University of Michigan in 1972.
 In separate business, the shareholders also ratified Deloitte and Touche as the company's external auditors for fiscal 1993.
 Universal Foods Corporation is an international manufacturer and marketer of value-added food products. These include food flavors and colors, dehydrated vegetables, a broad line of frozen potato products, and the world's most diversified line of yeast products.
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 /CONTACT: Geoffrey J. Hibner, Vice President, Finance, Universal Foods Corporation, 414-347-4784/
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