TORONTO, Oct. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation (TSX: SC)
today announced that on Tuesday, November 12, 2013, it will release
financial results for its third quarter ended October 5, 2013.
The Company will hold an analyst call on November 12, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.
(Eastern Standard Time) to discuss the results. The call may be
accessed by dialing 416-340-2217 from within the Toronto area, or
1-866-696-5910 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. A playback of the call will also be
available by telephone until 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) on
November 26, 2013. The call playback can be accessed after 5:00 p.m.
(Eastern Standard Time) on November 12, 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 3975821.
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 1,244 Shoppers Drug Mart and
Pharmaprix stores operating in prime locations in each province and two
territories, Shoppers Drug Mart is one of the most convenient retailers
in Canada. The Company also licenses or owns 57 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