The Jean Coutu Group to Hold Press Conference

The Jean Coutu Group to Hold Press Conference 
LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/13 -- The Jean Coutu
Group (PJC) Inc. (TSX:PJC.A) invites media representatives to a press
conference which will take place today, Wednesday May 29, 2013 at
10:00 a.m. ET at the Varennes Town Hall, Maison Saint-Louis, located
at 35, rue de la Fabrique in Varennes.  
The Jean Coutu Group's President and Chief Executive Officer,
Francois J. Coutu, will discuss today's announcement of a 190 million
dollars investment for the transfer of the Longueuil's activities in
Varennes. 


 
Time and date:     Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. ET
                                                           
Place:             Maison Saint-Louis                      
                   35, rue de la Fabrique                  
                   Varennes                                

 
About The Jean Coutu Group 
The Jean Coutu Group is one of the most trusted names in Canadian
pharmacy retailing. The Corporation operates a network of 407
franchised stores located in the provinces of Quebec, New Brunswick
and Ontario under the banners of PJC Jean Coutu, PJC Clinique, PJC
Sante and PJC Sante Beaute, and employs over 19,000 people.
Furthermore, the Jean Coutu Group owns Pro Doc Ltd ("Pro Doc"), a
Quebec-based subsidiary and manufacturer of generic drugs. The
Corporation also holds a 19.7% interest in Rite Aid Corporation
("Rite Aid") a national chain of drugstores in the United States with
over 4,600 drugstores in 31 states and the District of Columbia.  
Website: www.jeancoutu.com
Contacts:
Source:
The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. 
Information:
Helene Bisson
Vice President, Communications
(450) 646-9611, ext. 1165