The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. Reports on Voting Results Associated to the Election of Directors at its Annual Meeting of

The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. Reports on Voting Results Associated to the 
Election of Directors at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders 
LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 07/09/13 -- The Jean Coutu
Group (PJC) Inc. ("The Jean Coutu Group" or the "Corporation")
(TSX:PJC.A) held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders today. All of the
candidates proposed as directors were elected by a majority of the
votes cast by the shareholders present or represented by proxy at the
meeting: 


 
                                                    For             Withhold
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                                         Number       %       Number       %
Lise Bastarache                   1,217,747,225   99.92      933,065    0.08
Francois J. Coutu                 1,213,737,338   99.59    4,942,952    0.41
Jean Coutu                        1,213,038,052   99.54    5,642,238    0.46
Marie-Josee Coutu                 1,210,743,951   99.35    7,936,339    0.65
Michel Coutu                      1,210,769,947   99.35    7,910,343    0.65
Sylvie Coutu                      1,213,438,425   99.57    5,241,865    0.43
L. Denis Desautels                1,217,770,053   99.93      910,237    0.07
Marcel Dutil                      1,217,267,229   99.88    1,413,061    0.12
Nicolle Forget                    1,217,156,712   99.87    1,523,578    0.13
Robert Lacroix                    1,217,739,831   99.92      940,459    0.08
Yvon Martineau                    1,210,824,985   99.36    7,855,305    0.64
Cora Mussely Tsouflidou           1,217,716,458   99.92      963,832    0.08
Annie Thabet                      1,217,754,510   99.92      925,780    0.08
Dennis Wood                       1,217,076,232   99.87    1,604,058    0.13
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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, which employs
more than 19,000 people. Furthermore, the Jean Coutu Group owns Pro
Doc Ltd ("Pro Doc"), a Que
bec-based subsidiary and manufacturer of
generic drugs. The Corporation also holds an investment in Rite Aid
Corporation ("Rite Aid") a national chain of drugstores in the United
States with more than 4,600 drugstores in 31 states and the District
of Columbia.
Contacts:
Source:
The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc.
Andre Belzile
Senior Vice-President, Finance and Corporate Affairs
(450) 646-9611, Ext. 1790 
Information:
Helene Bisson
Vice-President, Communications
(450) 646-9611, Ext. 1165