Fred's, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that it will provide an online Web simulcast of its third quarter 2012 earnings conference call on Tuesday, November 20, 2012. The Company's results for the third quarter and nine months ended October 27, 2012, will be released earlier that morning. The live broadcast of Fred's conference call will begin at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on November 20, 2012. An online replay will be available approximately two hours following the conclusion of the live broadcast and will continue through December 20, 2012. A link to these events can be found at www.fredsinc.com. Fred's, Inc. operates 708 discount general merchandise stores, including 21 franchised Fred's stores, in the southeastern United States. For more information about the Company, visit Fred's website at www.fredsinc.com.