The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc.
TSX : PJC.A

The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc.

January 03, 2007 10:55 ET

The Jean Coutu Group to Hold Second Quarter 2007 Conference Call

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 3, 2007) - The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. (TSX PJC.A) announced today that the release of results for the second quarter ended November 25, 2006 will take place on January 9, 2007.

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



Time and date: Tuesday, January 9, 2007 at 9:00 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 February 9, 2007. The access code is 3206457, followed by pound sign (#).

About The Jean Coutu Group

The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. is the fourth largest drugstore chain in North America and the second largest in both the eastern United States and Canada. The Company and its combined network of 2,186 corporate and franchised drugstores (under the banners of Brooks and Eckerd Pharmacy, PJC Jean Coutu, PJC Clinique and PJC Sante Beaute) employ more than 61,000 people.

The Jean Coutu Group's United States operations employ 46,000 people and comprise 1,859 corporate owned stores located in 18 states of the Northeastern, mid-Atlantic and Southeastern United States. The Jean Coutu Group's Canadian operations and franchised drugstores in its network employ over 15,000 people and comprise 327 PJC Jean Coutu franchised stores in Quebec, New Brunswick and Ontario.

Contact Information

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