Wal-Mart Canada Supercentres to include Tim Hortons



    Strong Canadian consumer brands blend under one roof

    MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 13 /CNW/ - Wal-Mart Canada Corp. announced today
that Tim Hortons stores will begin appearing in Wal-Mart Canada Supercentres
later this year, bringing two of Canada's favourite consumer brands together
under one roof. The first outlets will open this fall in Lethbridge and
Edmonton, Alberta; and Brockville, Ontario. Additional individual locations
are planned for Lethbridge, Edmonton, and Airdrie, Alberta; and Orleans,
Ontario -- a combined total of seven by early 2008.
    The addition of Tim Hortons complements the appeal of Wal-Mart
Supercentres, offering customers greater selection and service in one stop.
Tim Hortons counters and seating will be located at one of two front
entrances, characteristic of Wal-Mart Supercentres. The presence and placement
of Tim Hortons outlets complements the store-front services common to Wal-Mart
stores nationwide, including travel agencies, beauty salons, photo services,
pharmacies, convenience food, and more.
    "We're in the business of helping Wal-Mart customers check as many items
as possible off their shopping lists," said Ross Thompson, Director of
Licensee Operations, Wal-Mart Canada Corp. "You don't have to look too far
down Canadian to-do lists to find 'a stop at Tim Hortons.' We pride ourselves
on having the brands our customers want on our shelves and under our roof --
and we're adding a true icon."
    "Tim Hortons is pleased to partner with Wal-Mart Supercentres as we
continue to focus our non-traditional restaurant development in areas and
locations that are convenient for our customers," said Gary Buchanan, Vice
President, New Business Development, Tim Hortons. "Both of our companies
understand the value of convenience and quality, and together we're positioned
to serve our millions of shared customers better."

    Wal-Mart Canada Corp. Overview

    Wal-Mart Canada Corp. operates a growing network of 292 retail outlets,
including 278 discount stores, eight Wal-Mart Supercentres, and six SAM'S CLUB
membership stores. Wal-Mart Supercentres are a global favourite retail format,
first introduced to Canadians in November 2006. Supercentres add a full fresh
grocery component and enhanced fashion, home, electronics, health and beauty
sections to the traditional Wal-Mart discount store format well known to more
the more than one million Canadians who shop with the company each day.

    Tim Hortons Inc. Overview

    Tim Hortons is Canada's largest quick service restaurant chain. Founded
in 1964 as a coffee and donut shop, Tim Hortons has evolved to meet consumer
tastes, with a menu that now includes premium coffee, flavored cappuccinos,
specialty teas, home-style soups, fresh sandwiches and fresh baked goods. As
of July 1, 2007, Tim Hortons system-wide restaurants numbered 2,733 in Canada
and 345 in the United States. More information about the Company is available
at www.timhortons.com.

    Tim Hortons Safe Harbor Statement

    Certain information in this news release, particularly information
regarding future economic performance and finances, and plans, expectations
and objectives of management, is forwardlooking. Factors set forth in the
Company's Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform
Act of 1995, including by reference the "risk factors" outlined in the
Company's most recent Form 10-K filed March 9, 2007, in addition to other
possible factors not listed or described in the Safe Harbor Statement, could
affect the Company's actual results and cause such results to differ
materially from those expressed in forward-looking statements. As such,
readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking
statements contained in this news release, which speak only as of the date
hereof. Except as required by federal or provincial securities laws, the
Company undertakes no obligation to publicly release any revisions to the
forward-looking statements contained in this release, or to update them to
reflect events or circumstances occurring after the date of this release, or
to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events, even if new information,
future events or other circumstances have made the forward-looking statements
incorrect or misleading. Please review the Company's Safe Harbor Statement at
http://www.timhortons.com/safeharbor.html.





For further information:

For further information: Kevin Groh, Director, Corporate Affairs,
Wal-Mart Canada Corp., (905) 821-2111 x8012, kgroh@wal-mart.com; Rachel
Douglas, Director, Public Affairs, Tim Hortons, (905) 339-6277,
douglas_rachel@timhortons.com


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