Sterling Shoes Income Fund

Sterling Shoes Income Fund

August 05, 2008 20:24 ET

Sterling Shoes Income Fund Schedules Second Quarter 2008 Results Conference Call for August 11, 2008 at 11:00am (PDT)

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 5, 2008) - In conjunction with the release of its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2008, Sterling Shoes Income Fund (TSX:SSI.UN) will host a conference call at 11:00am Pacific daylight time, (2:00pm Eastern standard time) on Monday, August 11, 2008.

Jeremy Horwitz, President and CEO and Daniel Gumprich, CFO of Sterling Shoes G.P. Inc. will review the second quarter-ended June 30, 2008 financial results and corporate developments. The financial results will be released by newswire before markets open on August 8, 2008.

To participate in this conference call, please dial one of the following numbers approximately 5 minutes prior to the commencement of the call:

Toll-free: 1.866.542.4238

GTA local and international: 1.416.641.6127

Should you be unable to participate, a replay will be available until August 25, 2008 by dialing one of the following numbers with the pass-code 3268351:

Toll-free: 1.800.408.3053

GTA local and international: 1.416.695.5800

We look forward to having you participate in our call.

About Sterling Shoes Income Fund

Sterling Shoes is a leading Vancouver-based footwear retailer offering a broad selection of private label and brand name shoes and accessories across five Canadian provinces through its six separate retail banners: Sterling, Joneve, Shoe Warehouse, Freedman Shoes, Gia and Sterling Outlet. Since 1987, Sterling Shoes has grown from five shopping mall locations to 148 stores (as at August 5, 2008) located primarily in high-traffic, high-visibility locations within enclosed shopping malls, on high streets and in strip malls. Sterling Shoes currently employs over 1,000 employees, and its sales for the twelve month period-ended March 31, 2008 were $119.8 million. Sterling Shoes' units are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SSI.UN. The Fund's convertible unsecured subordinated debentures are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SSI.DB.

Additional information about Sterling Shoes Income Fund can be found in the disclosure documents filed by Sterling Shoes Income Fund with the securities regulatory authorities, available at or on our website at

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