BRAMPTON, ON, Sept. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Loblaw Companies Limited (TSX: L) will be participating in the Scotiabank Global Banking and Markets Back to School Conference: Focus on the Consumer on Tuesday, September 17, 2013. The conference will be held at The Ritz-Carlton hotel in Toronto. Vicente Trius, President of Loblaw Companies Limited will be presenting at 11:40 a.m. (ET).
The audiocast can be accessed on the day of the conference through the following link: http://event.on24.com/r.htm?e=673812&s=1&k=BC2008AA60683863913983786159908E. This link will be available for three months following the conference.
The presentation slides and link to the webcast will also be available on loblaw.ca in the Investor Centre.
About Loblaw Companies LimitedLoblaw Companies Limited, a subsidiary of George Weston Limited, is Canada's largest food retailer and a leading provider of drugstore, general merchandise and financial products and services. Loblaw is one of the largest private sector employers in Canada. With more than 1,000 corporate and franchised stores from coast to coast, Loblaw and its franchisees employ approximately 134,000 full-time and part-time employees. Through its portfolio of store formats, Loblaw is committed to providing Canadians with a wide, growing and successful range of products and services to meet the everyday household demands of Canadian consumers. Loblaw is known for the quality, innovation and value of its food offering. It offers Canada's strongest control (private) label program, including the unique President's Choice ®, no name ® and Joe Fresh ® brands. In addition, the Company makes available to consumers President's Choice Financial ® services and offers the PC ® points and PC Plus™ loyalty program. For more information, visit Loblaw's website at www.loblaw.ca and Loblaw's issuer profile at www.sedar.com. SOURCE Loblaw Companies Limited