Coastal Contacts Inc.

Coastal Contacts Inc.

June 05, 2009 09:34 ET

Coastal Contacts Inc. to Present at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire – June 5, 2009) –


Coastal Contacts Inc. (TSX: COA) announced today that Mr. Roger Hardy, Coastal President and CEO will be making a presentation on behalf of the company at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference to be held June 9-10 at the Westin New York Hotel in New York, NY.

The Coastal Contacts Inc. investor presentation is scheduled at 9:30am on Wednesday, June 10.

- The presentation will include an update on the company's progress as the leading international direct to consumer retailer of vision products such as contact lenses, eyeglasses and related vision product accessories. Also included will be a review of Coastal's financial results for Q2, 2009, to be released before market open June 10, 2009.

About Coastal Contacts:

Coastal Contacts Inc. ( is the world's leading direct-to-consumer vision products company which designs, produces and distributes a diversified offering such as contact lenses and eyeglasses. The Company's unique combination of branded and private label products represent quality, value and, above all, service. Coastal Contacts sells its products in more than 150 countries through proprietary web properties, which reflect the culture and consumer preference of the target market. As new markets for eyeglasses and contact lenses evolve, the Company is positioned to become the vision product consumer's retailer of choice owing to its unbeatable value proposition combining value and service. Already No. 1 in many of its markets, Coastal Contacts is rapidly advancing toward its goal of becoming the "World's Vision Store".

This news release contains certain forward-looking statements that reflect the current views and/or expectations of Coastal Contacts Inc. with respect to its performance, business and future events. Investors are cautioned that all forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties including, without limitation, those relating to changes in the market, potential downturns in economic conditions, limited suppliers, inventory risk, disruption in our distribution facilities, foreign exchange fluctuations, regulatory requirements, demand for contact lenses, competition and dependence on the internet. These risks, as well as others, could cause actual results and events to vary significantly. Coastal Contacts does not undertake any obligations to release publicly any revisions for updating any voluntary forward-looking statements.

Neither the TSX nor any other regulatory body has reviewed and therefore does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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