MONTREAL, July 14 /CNW Telbec/ - Metro Inc. will release its financial results for the third quarter of 2008-2009 fiscal year on August 6, 2009 at 7a.m. (EDT). A conference call will be held on August 6, 2009, at 9:30 a.m. (EDT).
Mr. Eric R. La Fleche, President & CEO and Mr. Richard Dufresne, Senior Vice-President & CFO will hold a conference call intended for investors and financial analysts to review the financial results for the third quarter. This conference call will be followed by a question and answer period. This call is expected to last about 60 minutes.
The analysts and institutional investors are invited to access the conference call, by dialing 416-644-3427 or 514-807-8791 or by the website http://www.metro.ca. The journalists and the public may access this conference via a listen mode only. A replay will be available approximately one hour after the call at 416-640-1917 (passcode 21310980(number sign)) or by the website http://www.metro.ca until midnight September 6, 2009.
With annual sales of nearly $11 billion and over 65,000 employees, Metro Inc. is a leader in the food and pharmaceutical sectors in Quebec and Ontario, where it operates a network of close to 600 food stores under several banners including Metro, Metro Plus, A&P, Super C and Food Basics, as well as over 250 drugstores under the Brunet, Clini Plus, The Pharmacy and Drug Basics banners.