SHENZHEN, China, May 6 China Nepstar ChainDrugstore Ltd. (NYSE: NPD) ("China Nepstar" or the "Company"), the largestdrugstore chain in China based on the number of directly operated stores,announced today that the company will report the first quarter fiscal year2010 financial results ended March 31, 2010, before the market opens onWednesday, May 19, 2010.
The Company will host a conference call, to be simultaneously Web cast, onWednesday, May 19, 2010 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time / 8:00 p.m. BeijingTime. Interested parties may participate in the conference call by dialing+1-877-407-8033 (North America) or +1-201-689-8033 (International)approximately five to ten minutes before the call start time. A live Web castof the conference call will be available on the Nepstar Web site athttp://www.nepstar.cn .
A replay of the call will be available starting on May 19, 2010, at 11:00a.m. Eastern Daylight Time or 11:00 p.m. Beijing Time through May 28, 2010 at11:59 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time or May 29, 2010 at 11:59 a.m. Beijing Time.An archived Web cast of the conference call will be available on the NepstarWeb site at http://www.nepstar.cn . Interested parties may access the replayby dialing +1-877-660-6853 (North America) or +1-201-612-7415 (International)and entering account number 286 and conference ID number 349559.
About China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd.
China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. (NYSE: NPD) is China's largest retaildrugstore chain based on the number of directly operated stores. As ofDecember 31, 2009, the Company had 2,479 stores across 71 cities, oneheadquarter distribution center and 12 regional distribution centers in China.Nepstar uses directly operated stores, centralized procurement and a networkof distribution centers to provide its customers with high-quality,professional and convenient pharmacy services and a wide variety of othermerchandise, including OTC drugs, nutritional supplements, herbal products,personal care products, family care products, and convenience productsincluding consumables. Nepstar's strategy of centralized procurement,competitive pricing, customer loyalty programs and private label offerings hasenabled it to capitalize on the robust economic growth in China and to takeadvantage of the demographic trend in China to achieve a strong brand andleading market position. For further information, please go tohttp://www.nepstar.cn .For more information, please contact: In China: Lucia Qian China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. Vice President, IR Phone: +86-755-2641-4065 Email: [email protected]
In the United States: Dixon Chen Grayling Investor Relations Phone: +1-646-284-9403 Email: [email protected]
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