TORONTO, June 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation (TSX: SC)
today announced that on Thursday, July 18, 2013, it will release
financial results for its second quarter ended June 15, 2013.
The Company will hold an analyst call on July 18, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.
(Eastern Daylight Time) to discuss the results. The call may be
accessed by dialing 416-695-7806 from within the Toronto area, or
1-888-789-9572 outside of Toronto. The seven-digit participant
passcode is 6118772. The call will also be simulcast on the Company's
website for all interested parties. The webcast can be accessed via
the Investor Relations section of the Shoppers Drug Mart website at www.shoppersdrugmart.ca.
The conference call will be archived in the Investor Relations section
of the Shoppers Drug Mart website until the Company's next analyst
call. A playback of the call will also be available by telephone until
11:59 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time) on August 1, 2013. The call
playback can be accessed after 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time) on
July 18, 2013 by dialing 905-694-9451 from within the Toronto area, or
1-800-408-3053 outside of Toronto. The seven-digit passcode number is
Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation is one of the most recognized and trusted
names in Canadian retailing. The Company is the licensor of
full-service retail drug stores operating under the name Shoppers Drug
Mart (Pharmaprix in Québec). With more than 1,240 Shoppers Drug Mart
and Pharmaprix stores operating in prime locations in each province and
two territories, the Company is one of the most convenient retailers
in Canada. The Company also licenses or owns 59 medical clinic
pharmacies operating under the name Shoppers Simply Pharmacy
(Pharmaprix Simplement Santé in Québec) and six luxury beauty
destinations operating as Murale. As well, the Company owns and
operates 62 Shoppers Home Health Care stores, making it the largest
Canadian retailer of home health care products and services. In
addition to its retail store network, the Company owns Shoppers Drug
Mart Specialty Health Network Inc., a provider of specialty drug
distribution, pharmacy and comprehensive patient support services; and
MediSystem Technologies Inc., a provider of pharmaceutical products and
services to long-term care facilities.
For more information, visit www.shoppersdrugmart.ca.
SOURCE: Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation
For further information:
Vice President, Communications & Corporate Affairs
(416) 490-2892, or
(416) 493-1220, ext. 5678