Media advisory: Annual shareholders' meeting of Couche-Tard

    LAVAL, QC, Sept. 2 /CNW Telbec/ - Representatives of the media are
invited to attend the annual shareholders' meeting of Alimentation Couche-Tard
Inc. (Couche-Tard) (ATD.A, ATD.B/TSX), the leader in the Canadian convenience
store industry and the second largest independent convenience store operator
(whether integrated or not with a petroleum company) in terms of number of
stores in North America.
    At the meeting, members of Couche-Tard senior management will review the
activities of the last fiscal year and present the financial results for the
first quarter ended July 20 this year. Mr. Alain Bouchard, Chairman of the
Board, President and Chief Executive Officer, will comment the 2008 financial
results and will also discuss challenges of the company and prospects for the
coming fiscal year.


    WHAT:     Annual shareholders' meeting of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.

    WHO:      - Mr. Alain Bouchard, Chairman of the Board, President and
                Chief Executive Officer
              - Mr. Réal Plourde, Executive Vice-President and Chief
                Operating Officer
              - Mr. Richard Fortin, Executive Vice-President and Chief
                Financial Officer

    WHEN:     Wednesday, September 3, 2008 at 11:00 AM (followed by a press

    WHERE:    Sheraton Laval Hotel Conference Centre, Laval III Room
              2440 Laurentides Highway 15, Laval, Québec


    Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. currently operates a network of
5,119 convenience stores, 3,273 of which include motor fuel dispensing,
located in 11 large geographic markets, covering 6 Canadian provinces and
29 States in the United States. More than 45,000 people are employed
throughout Couche-Tard's retail convenience network and executive and
administrative offices.

For further information:

For further information: Isabelle Fafard, Media relations, (514)

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