VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 7, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coastal Contacts Inc. (TSX:COA) (Stockholm:COA) announced today that it will release its financial results for the fourth fiscal quarter and year ending October 31, 2010 on Thursday, December 16, 2010 at 1:00pm PT. Coastal will host a conference call to review the financial results and company operations at 1:30 PM PT. Participating in the call will be Roger Hardy, Founder and CEO and Glen Kayll, CFO.

To attend the call, participants may dial:
North American Toll Free 1-888-892-3255
Sweden 46 8 5250 3436 

A replay of the call will be available for 7 days.   To access the replay listeners may dial: 
Local/International  1-800-937-6305
Passcode 818757

About Coastal Contacts:

Coastal Contacts Inc. is the world's leading direct-to-consumer vision products company which designs, produces and distributes a diversified offering of contact lenses and eyeglasses.  The Company's unique combination of branded and private label products represent quality, value and above all, service.  Coastal sells into more than 150 countries through proprietary web properties which reflect the culture and consumer preference of the target market.  As new markets for eyeglasses and contact lenses evolve, Coastal is positioned to become the vision product consumer's retailer of choice owing to its compelling value proposition combining value and service.  A leader in many of its markets, Coastal is rapidly advancing toward its goal of becoming the "World's Optical Store".

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