The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Announces Participation in the Goldman Sachs Twentieth Global Retailing Conference

  The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Announces Participation in the Goldman Sachs
  Twentieth Global Retailing Conference

Business Wire

YORK, Pa. -- August 22, 2013

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:BONT) today announced that management will
participate in the Goldman Sachs Twentieth Annual Global Retailing Conference
in New York City at The Plaza Hotel. Brendan Hoffman, President and Chief
Executive Officer, and Keith Plowman, Executive Vice President and Chief
Financial Officer, are scheduled to present on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at
2:15 p.m. Eastern Time.

The presentation will be broadcast through a web broadcast on the Company’s
website. To access the web broadcast, please visit the Company’s website at
http://investors.bonton.com. An online archive of the web cast will be
available within two hours of the conclusion of the presentation.

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., with corporate headquarters in York, Pennsylvania
and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, operates 270 department stores, which includes 10
furniture galleries, in 24 states in the Northeast, Midwest and upper Great
Plains under the Bon-Ton, Bergner’s, Boston Store, Carson’s, Elder-Beerman,
Herberger’s and Younkers nameplates. The stores offer a broad assortment of
national and private brand fashion apparel and accessories for women, men and
children, as well as cosmetics and home furnishings. For further information,
please visit the investor relations section of the Company’s website at
http://investors.bonton.com.

Contact:

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc.
Mary Kerr, 717-751-3071
Vice President
Investor and Public Relations
mkerr@bonton.com