SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 16 China NepstarChain Drugstore Ltd. (NYSE: NPD) ("China Nepstar" or the "Company"), thelargest drugstore chain in China based on the number of directly operatedstores, announced today that the company will report the third quarterfinancial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2009, before the marketopens on Tuesday, December 1, 2009.
The Company will host a conference call, to be simultaneously Web cast, onTuesday, December 1, 2009 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Standard Time / 9:30 p.m.Beijing Time. Interested parties may participate in the conference call bydialing +1-877-407-9210 (North America) or +1-201-689-8049 (International)approximately five to ten minutes before the call start time. A live Web castof the conference call will be available on the China Nepstar Web site athttp://www.nepstar.cn .
A replay of the call will be available through December 11, 2009 at 11:59p.m. Eastern Standard Time or December 12, 2009 at 12:59 p.m. Beijing Time. Anarchived Web cast of the conference call will be available on the ChinaNepstar Web site at http://www.nepstar.cn . Interested parties may access thereplay by dialing +1-877-660-6853 (North America) or + 1-201-612-7415(International) and entering account number 286 and conference ID number337391.
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 of June 30,2009, the Company had 2,312 stores across 64 cities, one headquarterdistribution center and 12 regional distribution centers in China. ChinaNepstar 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 further information, please contacts In China: China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. Lucia Qian Vice President, IR Tel: +86-755-2641-4065 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org In the United States: Grayling Dixon Chen Investor Relations Tel: +1-646-284-9403 Email: email@example.com Ivette Almeida Media Relations Tel: +1-646-284-9455 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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