MINNEAPOLIS, Aug 04, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- SUPERVALU INC. (NYSE:SVU) Vice President of Investor Relations David
Oliver will present at the Canaccord Adams Global Growth Conference in
Boston, Massachusetts on August 13, 2009 at approximately 9:00 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 $42 billion. SUPERVALU
holds leading market share positions across the United States with its
approximately 2,400 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.
CAUTIONARY STATEMENTS RELEVANT TO FORWARD-LOOKING INFORMATION FOR THE
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, guidance, or future operating
results, 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, security and food and
drug safety issues, the integration of acquired businesses, 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,
continued provision of transition support services, the continuing
review of goodwill and other intangible assets 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
Steve Bloomquist, 952-828-4144