The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc.
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The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc.

October 09, 2007 07:00 ET

The Jean Coutu Group to Hold First Quarter Fiscal 2008 Conference Call

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 9, 2007) - The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. (TSX:PJC.A) announced today that the release of results for the first quarter of fiscal 2008 will take place on October 16, 2007.

Financial analysts and investors are invited to attend a conference call during which the financial results will be presented.

Time and date: Tuesday, October 16, 2007 at 8:30 a.m. ET

Dial number: 1 866-696-5895

Conference call name: The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc.

Media and other interested individuals are invited to listen to the live or deferred broadcast on the Jean Coutu Group corporate website at www.jeancoutu.com. A full replay will also be available by dialling 514- 861-2272 or toll free at 1 800-408-3053 until November 16, 2007. The access code is 3237885, followed by pound sign (#).

About The Jean Coutu Group

The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. operates a network of 328 franchised drugstores in Canada located in the provinces of Quebec, New Brunswick and Ontario (under the banners of PJC Jean Coutu, PJC Clinique and PJC Sante Beaute) and employs more than 15,500 people. The Jean Coutu Group is one of the most trusted names in Canadian pharmacy retailing. The Company holds a significant interest in Rite Aid Corporation, one of the United States' leading drugstore chains with approximately 5,100 drugstores in 31 states and the District of Columbia.

Contact Information

  • The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc.
    Michael Murray
    Director, Investor Relations
    450-646-9611, ext. 1068
    or
    The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc.
    Helene Bisson
    Director, Public Relations
    450-646-9611, ext. 1165
    www.jeancoutu.com