Oct. 22, 2010 (Canada NewsWire Group) --
MONTREAL, Oct. 22 /CNW Telbec/ - METRO INC. financial results for the fourth quarter of 2009-2010 fiscal year will be released November 17, 2010. This release will be followed by a conference call held on November 17, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. (EST).
Mr. Eric R. La Flèche, President & CEO and Mr. Richard Dufresne, Senior Vice-president & CFO will hold a conference call intended for investors and financial analysts to review the financial results for the fourth quarter. This conference call will be followed by a question and answer period. This call is expected to last about 60 minutes.
The analysts and institutional investors are invited to access the conference call, by dialling 514 807-9895, 647 427-7450 or 888 231-8191 or on metro.ca. The journalists and the public may access this conference via a listen mode only. A replay will be available approximately two hours after the call at 800 642-1687 (passcode 18989271#) or on metro.ca until midnight December 17, 2010.
With over $11 billion in annual sales and more than 65,000 employees, Metro Inc. is a leader in the food and pharmaceutical sectors in Quebec and Ontario, where it operates a network of some 600 grocery stores under several banners, including Metro, Metro Plus, GP, Super C and Food Basics, as well as over 250 pharmacies, mainly under the Brunet, The Pharmacy and Drug Basics banners.
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