The North West Company Inc.

The North West Company Inc.

August 29, 2007 13:01 ET

North West Company Fund Second Quarter Results Conference Call

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Aug. 29, 2007) - North West Company Fund (the "Fund") (TSX:NWF.UN) will release its second quarter results on Thursday, September 6, 2007. In conjunction with the release, The North West Company will host a conference call.

Event: North West Company Fund 2007 Second Quarter Results Conference Call

When: Thursday, September 6, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. Central (3:00 p.m. Eastern)

How: To access the call, please dial 1-877-323-2090 or 416-695-6120 a
few minutes in advance.

The conference call will be archived and can be accessed by dialing
1-888-509-0081 or 416-695-5275, Pass Code 647286#. This archive will
be available until September 13, 2007. The conference call will also
be archived at

Participants: Edward Kennedy, President and CEO
Leo Charriere, Executive Vice-President and CFO

The North West Company (NWC) is a leading retailer of food and everyday products and services to rural communities and urban neighborhoods across Canada and Alaska. NWC operates 206 stores under a number of trading names, including Northern, NorthMart, Giant Tiger and AC Value Center, and provides catalogue shopping services through its Selections catalogue in northern Canada.

The units of the North West Company Fund trade on the TSX Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "NWF.UN".

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