Loblaw Companies Limited Announces Timing of First Quarter 2019 Earnings Release

04/04/2019

BRAMPTON, ON, April 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Loblaw Companies Limited (TSX: L) announced today that it will release its first quarter 2019 results on May 1st, 2019 at 6:30 a.m. (ET). The release will be followed by a conference call at 10:00 a.m. (ET), as well as an audio webcast.

To access Loblaw's first quarter conference call, please dial (647) 427-7450 or (888) 231-8191. The playback will be made available approximately two hours after the event at (416) 849-0833 or (855) 859-2056, access code: 4488845. To access via audio webcast please go to the "Investor" section of loblaw.ca. Pre-registration will be available.

The Annual Meeting of Shareholders will take place on May 2, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. (ET), at the Toronto Centre for the Arts – Lyric Theatre, 5040 Yonge St, North York, ON M2N 6R8. To access via tele-conference please dial (647) 427-7450 or (888) 231-8191. The playback will be made available approximately two hours after the event at (416) 849-0833 or (855) 859-2056, access code: 5977027. To access via audio webcast please go to the "Investor" section of loblaw.ca. Pre-registration will be available.

About Loblaw Companies Limited

Loblaw is Canada's food and pharmacy leader, and the nation's largest retailer. Loblaw provides Canadians with grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty, apparel, general merchandise, financial services and wireless mobile products and services. With more than 2,400 corporate, franchised and Associate-owned locations, Loblaw, its franchisees and Associate-owners employ approximately 200,000 full- and part-time employees, making it one of Canada's largest private sector employers.

Loblaw's purpose – Live Life Well® – puts first the needs and well-being of Canadians who make one billion transactions annually in the company's stores. Loblaw is positioned to meet and exceed those needs in many ways: convenient locations; more than 1,050 grocery stores that span the value spectrum from discount to specialty; full-service pharmacies at nearly 1,400 Shoppers Drug Mart® and Pharmaprix® locations and close to 500 Loblaw locations; PC Financial® services; affordable Joe Fresh® fashion and family apparel; and three of Canada's top-consumer brands in Life Brand, no name® and President's Choice.

For more information, visit Loblaw's website at www.loblaw.ca and Loblaw's issuer profile at www.sedar.com.

SOURCE Loblaw Companies Limited