Sprouts Farmers Market Sets Date for First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Sprouts Farmers Market Sets Date for First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call  PHOENIX, April 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq:SFM) today announced it will issue financial results for the first quarter ended March 30, 2014 after the market closes on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Following the release, Sprouts management will conduct a conference call at 2 p.m. PDT (5 p.m. EDT) to discuss the results for the quarter.  A webcast of the conference call will be available on the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at http://investors.sprouts.com. Participants should register on the website approximately 10 minutes prior to the start of the webcast.  The conference call will be available via the following dial- in numbers:    *U.S. Participants: 877-398-9481   *International Participants: Dial +1-408-337-0130   *Conference ID: 30673082  The audio replay will remain available for two weeks and can be accessed by dialing 855-859-2056 (toll-free) or 404-537-3406 (international) and entering the confirmation code: 30673082.  About Sprouts Farmers Market  Sprouts Farmers Market is a specialty retailer of fresh, natural and organic foods at great prices. We offer a complete shopping experience that includes fresh produce, bulk foods, vitamins and supplements, packaged groceries, meat and seafood, baked goods, dairy products, frozen foods, natural body care and household items catering to consumers' growing interest in health and wellness. Recently named one of the top five supermarket chains by Consumer Reports and headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Sprouts Farmers Market employs more than 15,000 team members and operates more than 170 stores in nine states.  CONTACT: Investor Contact:          Susannah Livingston          (602) 682-1584          susannahlivingston@sprouts.com                   Media Contact:          Donna Egan          (602) 682-3152          donnaegan@sprouts.com  Sprouts Farmers Market Logo