George Weston Limited Announces Timing of 2013 Third Quarter Earnings Release

TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - George Weston Limited (TSX: WN) announced today that it will release its third quarter 2013 results on November 19, 2013, at 8 a.m. (EST). This release will be followed by a conference call at 11:00 a.m. (EST), as well as an audio webcast.  To access via tele-conference, please dial (647) 427-7450. Playback will be available two hours after the event at (416) 849-0833, password: 78068468#. To access via audio webcast please go to the "Investor Centre" section of www.weston.ca . Pre-registration will be available.

About George Weston Limited

George Weston Limited is a Canadian public company founded in 1882 and through its operating subsidiaries constitutes one of North America's largest food processing and distribution groups. George Weston Limited has two reportable operating segments: Weston Foods and Loblaw, which is operated by Loblaw Companies Limited. The Weston Foods operating segment is primarily engaged in the baking industry within North America. Loblaw is Canada's largest food distributor and a leading provider of general merchandise, drugstore and financial products and services.

SOURCE George Weston Limited

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Business Intelligence and Communications
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