The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE: EL) will hold its 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Friday, November 9, 2012. On that date, the Company will webcast the meeting live beginning at 10:00 am (ET). Those wishing to access the webcast can visit http://investors.elcompanies.com, the Company’s website. The meeting will be archived on the site. The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of quality skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products. The Company’s products are sold in over 150 countries and territories under the following brand names: Estée Lauder, Aramis, Clinique, Prescriptives, Lab Series, Origins, M•A•C, Bobbi Brown, Tommy Hilfiger, Kiton, La Mer, Donna Karan, Aveda, Jo Malone, Bumble and bumble , Darphin, Michael Kors, American Beauty, Flirt!, GoodSkin Labs, Grassroots Research Labs, Tom Ford, Coach, Ojon, Smashbox, Ermenegildo Zegna, Aerin Beauty and Osiao. An electronic version of this release can be found at the Company’s website, www.elcompanies.com.