MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 27, 2009--
SUPERVALU INC. (NYSE:SVU) Chairman and CEO Jeff Noddle and CFO Pam Knous
will present at the Barclays Capital 2009 Retail and Restaurants
Conference in New York City on April 29, 2009 at approximately 9:30 AM
Eastern. A live Web cast of this event will be available through the
SUPERVALU website. To access the broadcast, select the link which is
located on the “Investors” section of the company’s website at http://investor.supervalu.com.
About SUPERVALU INC.
SUPERVALU INC. is one of the largest companies in the U.S.
grocery channel with estimated annual sales of $43 billion. SUPERVALU
holds leading market share positions across the United States with its
approximately 2,500 retail grocery locations, including nearly 900
in-store pharmacies. Through the company’s nationwide supply chain
network, SUPERVALU provides distribution and related logistics support
services to more than 2,500 independent retailers across the country.
SUPERVALU has approximately 180,000 employees. For more information
about SUPERVALU, visit www.supervalu.com.
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PURPOSE OF “SAFE HARBOR” PROVISIONS OF THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION
REFORM ACT OF 1995
Except for the historical and factual information contained herein,
the matters set forth in this news release, particularly those
pertaining to SUPERVALU’s expectations or future operating results,
statements as to the progress and expected benefits of the combination
of the operations of Albertson’s, Inc. that were acquired in June 2006
with those of SUPERVALU, such as efficiencies, cost savings, synergies,
market profile and financial strength, and the competitive ability and
position of the combined company, and other statements identified by
words such as "estimates," "expects," "projects," "plans," and similar
expressions are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the
"safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and
uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially,
including the impact of economic and industry conditions, competition,
food and drug safety issues, the integration of Albertsons operations,
store expansion and remodeling, liquidity, labor relations issues,
escalating costs of providing employee benefits, regulatory matters,
self insurance, legal and administrative proceedings, information
technology, security, severe weather, natural disasters and adverse
climate changes and accounting matters and other risk factors relating
to our business or industry as detailed from time to time in SUPERVALU's
reports filed with the SEC. You should not place undue reliance on these
forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this news
release. Unless legally required, SUPERVALU undertakes no obligation to
update or revise publicly any forward-looking statements, whether as a
result of new information, future events or otherwise.
Source: SUPERVALU INC.
David Oliver, 952-828-4540