TORONTO, June 17 /CNW/ - Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation (TSX: SC) today
announced that on Wednesday, July 16, 2008, it will release financial results
for its second quarter ended June 14, 2008.
The Company will hold an analyst call on July 16, 2008 at 3:30 p.m.
(Eastern Daylight Time) to discuss the results. The call may be accessed by
dialing 416-641-6114 from within the Toronto area, or 1-866-696-5895 outside
of Toronto. 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 July 30, 2008. The call playback can be accessed
after 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time) on July 16, 2008 by dialing
416-695-5800 from within the Toronto area, or 1-800-408-3053 outside of
Toronto. The seven-digit passcode number is 3264369.
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 1,095 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 owns and
operates 65 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 MediSystem Technologies Inc., a provider of
pharmaceutical products and services to long-term care facilities in Ontario
For further information:
For further information: Media Contact: Tammy Smitham, Director,
Communications & Corporate Affairs (416) 490-2892, or
firstname.lastname@example.org, (416) 493-1220, ext. 5500; Investor
Relations: (416) 493-1220, ext. 5678, email@example.com