The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: BONT) today announced that its financial results for the second quarter fiscal 2012 will be released on Thursday, August 16, 2012. The Company will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time to discuss the financial results, followed by a question and answer session. Investors and analysts interested in participating in the call are invited to dial (800) 236-9788 at 9:55 a.m. Eastern time. A taped replay of the conference call will be available within two hours of the conclusion of the call and will remain available through Thursday, August 30, 2012. The number to call for the taped replay is (877) 870-5176 and the conference PIN is 9973146. The conference call will also be broadcast on the Company’s website at http://investors.bonton.com. An online archive of the webcast will be available within two hours of the conclusion of the call and will remain available through Thursday, August 30, 2012. The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., with corporate headquarters in York, Pennsylvania and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, operates 272 department stores, which includes 11 furniture galleries, in 23 states in the Northeast, Midwest and upper Great Plains under the Bon-Ton, Bergner’s, Boston Store, Carson Pirie Scott, Elder-Beerman, Herberger’s and Younkers nameplates and, in the Detroit, Michigan area, under the Parisian nameplate. The department stores offer a broad assortment of national and private brand fashion apparel and accessories for women, men and children, as well as cosmetics and home furnishings. For further information, please visit the investor relations section of the Company’s website at http://investors.bonton.com.