Francesca's Holdings Corporation Announces Reporting Date for First Quarter Fiscal Year 2013 Financial Results

Francesca's Holdings Corporation Announces Reporting Date for First Quarter
Fiscal Year 2013 Financial Results

HOUSTON, May 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Francesca's Holdings Corporation
(Nasdaq:FRAN) today announced plans to report first quarter fiscal year 2013
financial results on Wednesday, June 5, 2013, after the market closes. The
Company also plans to hold a conference call to discuss its financial results
the same day at 4:30 p.m. ET.

A live web cast of the conference call will be available in the investor
relations section of the Company's website, www.francescas.com.

In addition, a replay of the call will be available shortly after the
conclusion of the call and remain available until July 5, 2013. To access the
telephone replay, listeners should dial 1-877-870-5176. The access code for
the replay is 5635323. A replay of the web cast will also be available within
two hours of the conclusion of the call and will remain on the website for
ninety days.

About Francesca's Holdings Corporation

francesca's® is a growing specialty retailer with retail locations designed
and merchandised to feel like independently owned, upscale boutiques providing
customers a fun and differentiated shopping experience. The merchandise
assortment is a diverse and balanced mix of apparel, jewelry, accessories and
gifts. Today francesca's® operates 421 stores in 44 states and also serves its
customers through francescas.com. For additional information on francesca's®,
please visit www.francescas.com

CONTACT: Investors
        
         ICR, Inc.
         Jean Fontana
         646-277-1214
        
         Company
         Randi Sonenshein, Vice President, Finance
         and Investor Relations
         832-494-2250

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