Fred's Announces Third Quarter 2013 Conference Call Webcast

  Fred's Announces Third Quarter 2013 Conference Call Webcast

Business Wire

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- November 15, 2013

Fred's, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that it will provide an online Web
simulcast of its third quarter 2013 earnings conference call on Tuesday,
November 26, 2013. The Company's results for the third quarter and nine months
ended November 2, 2013, will be released earlier that morning.

The live broadcast of Fred's conference call will begin at 10:00a.m. Eastern
Time on November 26, 2013. An online replay will be available approximately
two hours following the conclusion of the live broadcast and will continue
through December 26, 2013. A link to these events can be found at
www.fredsinc.com.

Fred's, Inc. operates 701 discount general merchandise stores, including 21
franchised Fred's stores, in the southeastern United States. For more
information about the Company, visit Fred's website at www.fredsinc.com.

Contact:

Fred's, Inc.
Jerry A. Shore, 901-362-3733, Ext. 2217
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer