Alderwoods Group, Inc.

Alderwoods Group, Inc.

March 03, 2005 08:30 ET

Alderwoods Group Sets Date of Fourth Quarter And Year End Earnings Release And Conference Call


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FOR: ALDERWOODS GROUP, INC.

NASDAQ SYMBOL: AWGI

MARCH 3, 2005 - 08:30 ET

Alderwoods Group Sets Date of Fourth Quarter And Year
End Earnings Release And Conference Call

CINCINNATI, OHIO--(CCNMatthews - March 3, 2005) - Alderwoods Group, Inc.
(NASDAQ:AWGI) today announced that it intends to release its fourth
quarter and year-end financial results for fiscal 2004 after market
close on Tuesday, March 15, 2005. Alderwoods Group will host a
conference call to review its financial results on Wednesday, March 16,
2005 at 11:00 a.m. eastern time.

To participate in the conference call, please dial in approximately 5
minutes ahead of time to one of the following numbers:

- Toll-free number for participants dialing from inside the United
States or Canada is 1.800.296.1907.

- The local number for participants calling from outside the United
States or Canada is 1.416.641.6711.

Interested parties may listen to the audio webcast via the Alderwoods
Group website at http://www.alderwoods.com.

Replays of the conference call will be available in two formats
following the completion of the conference call. A telephone replay will
be accessible until March 30, 2005 by dialing 1.800.558.5253 or
1.416.626.4100 and quoting reservation number 21233638. An archived
replay of the webcast will also be available through the Alderwoods
Group website at http://www.alderwoods.com.

For further information, please contact Chaya Cooperberg, Director,
Investor Relations and Communications at 416.498.2802.

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Alderwoods Group, Inc.
    Kenneth A. Sloan
    Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
    416.498.2455
    416.498.2449 (FAX)
    ken.sloan@alderwoods.com
    or
    Alderwoods Group, Inc.
    Chaya Cooperberg
    Director, Investor Relations and Communications
    416.498.2802
    416.498.2449 (FAX)
    chaya.cooperberg@alderwoods.com