Hudson's Bay Company Announces Release Date for Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results

Hudson's Bay Company Announces Release Date for Fourth Quarter and Year-End
Results

TORONTO, March 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hudson's Bay Company ("HBC" or the
"Corporation") (www.hbc.com) (TSX:HBC) announced today that it will release
its financial statements for the quarter and fiscal year ended February 2,
2013 on April 11, 2013. Richard Baker, Chief Executive Officer, and Michael
Culhane, Chief Financial Officer, will discuss the quarter and fiscal year
financial results and other matters during a conference call on Thursday,
April 11, 2013 at 8:30 am EST.

The conference call will be accessible by calling the participant operator
assisted toll-free dial-in number (877) 852-2926 or international dial-in
number (253) 237-1123.

A live webcast of the conference call will be accessible on HBC's website at:
http://investor.hbc.com/events.cfm. The audio instant replay will be available
via this link until May 11, 2013.

About Hudson's Bay Company

Hudson's Bay Company, founded in 1670, is North America's longest continually
operated company and is a leading retailer offering a wide selection of
branded merchandise in Canada and the United States through its three banners.
In the United States, HBC operates Lord & Taylor, a fashion department store
with 48 full-line store locations throughout the northeastern United States
and in two major cities in the Midwest. In Canada, HBC operates Hudson's Bay,
Canada's largest national branded department store with 90 locations. HBC also
operates Home Outfitters, a kitchen, bed and bath superstore with 69
locations. With approximately 29,000 Associates in Canada and the U.S.,
Hudson's Bay Company banners provide stylish, quality merchandise at great
value and with a dedicated focus on exceeding customers' expectations.

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CONTACT: INVESTOR RELATIONS:

         Lucas Evans
         Senior Vice President and Treasurer
         Hudson's Bay Company
         Phone: (416) 861-4444
         Email: investorrelations@hbc.com
        
        
         MEDIA CONTACT:
        
         Tiffany Bourre
         Senior Manager, External Communications
         Hudson's Bay Company
         Phone: (905) 595-7184
         Email: tiffany.bourre@hbc.com
 
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