LAVAL, QC, Aug. 6, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Hart Stores Inc. (TSXV: HIS) announces that further to its press release of July 30, 2012, the Autorité des marchés financiers has issued a cease trade order effective today because the Corporation has not yet filed its audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended January 29, 2012 as well as the related management's discussion and analysis and CEO and CFO certifications within the prescribed period. The order will be in place until the Corporation files its audited financial statements and as a result, the TSX Venture Exchange suspended trading in the Corporation's shares.
About Hart Stores Inc.:
Hart Stores Inc. operates a network of 60 mid-sized department stores located in secondary and tertiary markets in Eastern Canada, where the Company has established a dominant position in many of the communities that it serves. The stores offer an extensive and differentiated selection of national and exclusive fashion apparel brands as well as family footwear, home furnishings, electronics, appliances, giftware, toys and seasonal goods.
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SOURCE: HART STORES INC.
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Hart Stores Inc
Mr. Robert Farah
President and COO