Sterling Shoes Income Fund

Sterling Shoes Income Fund

August 09, 2006 21:12 ET

Sterling Shoes Income Fund Schedules Second Quarter 2006 Results Conference Call for August 14, 2006 at 11:00am PDT

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 9, 2006) - In conjunction with the release of its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2006, Sterling Shoes Income Fund (TSX:SSI.UN) will host a conference call at 11:00am PDT (2:00pm EDT), on Monday, August 14, 2006.

Jeremy Horwitz, President and CEO and Daniel Gumprich, CFO of Sterling Shoes G.P. Inc. will review the second quarter ended June 30, 2006 financial results and corporate developments. The financial results will be released by newswire at 5:00am PDT (8:00am EDT), on Monday, August 14, 2006.

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: 1.877.888.3490

GTA local and international: 1.416.695.9757

Should you be unable to participate, a replay will be available until August 28, 2006 by dialing one of the following numbers with the pass-code 628111:

Toll-free: 1.888.509.0081

GTA local and international: 1.416.695.5275

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 five separate retail banners: Sterling, Joneve, Shoe Warehouse, Freedman's and Gia. Since 1987, Sterling Shoes has grown from five shopping mall locations to 113 stores (as at August 2, 2006) located in high-traffic, high-visibility locations within enclosed shopping malls, on high streets and in strip malls. Sterling Shoes currently employs over 850 employees, and sales of the business for the 12 month period ended March 31, 2006 were $87.5 million. Sterling Shoes' units are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SSI.UN.

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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