The Children's Place Announces Participation in the Telsey Advisory Group's
5th Annual Spring Consumer Conference
SECAUCUS, N.J., March 28, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Children's Place Retail
Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:PLCE), the largest pure-play children's specialty apparel
retailer in North America, today announced that Michael Scarpa, Executive Vice
President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Telsey Advisory
Group's 5^th Annual Spring Consumer Conference being held at The
InterContinental Hotel NY Times Square on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 10:55 a.m.
Investors and interested parties may listen to the live webcast of this
presentation at http://investor.childrensplace.com. An archived replay will be
available one hour after the conclusion of the live event and will remain
available for replay through Tuesday, April 16, 2013.
About The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc.
The Children's Place is the largest pure-play children's specialty apparel
retailer in North America. The Company designs, contracts to manufacture and
sells fashionable, high-quality merchandise at value prices, primarily under
the proprietary "The Children's Place" brand name. As of February 2, 2013, the
Company operated 1,095 stores and an online store at www.childrensplace.com.
The above referenced presentation may contain certain forward-looking
statements regarding future circumstances, including statements relating to
the Company's positioning, and forecasts regarding store openings and earnings
per diluted share. These forward-looking statements are based upon the
Company's current expectations and assumptions and are subject to various
risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results and performance to
differ materially. Some of these risks and uncertainties are described in the
Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including in
the "Risk Factors" section of its annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal
year ended January 28, 2012. Included among the risks and uncertainties that
could cause actual results and performance to differ materially are the risk
that the Company will be unsuccessful in gauging fashion trends and changing
consumer preferences, the risks resulting from the highly competitive nature
of the Company's business and its dependence on consumer spending patterns,
which may be affected by the continued weakness in the economy or by other
factors such as increases in the cost of gasoline and food, the risk that the
cost of raw materials or energy prices will increase beyond current
expectations or that the Company is unable to offset cost increases through
value engineering or price increases, and the uncertainty of weather patterns.
Listeners are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking
statements, which speak only as of the date they were made. The Company
undertakes no obligation to publicly release any revision to these
forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances.
CONTACT: Jane Singer
Vice President, Investor Relations
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