The Pantry to Present at the Wells Fargo 2014 Convenience Store Forum

CARY, N.C., Sept. 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dennis Hatchell, Chief Executive Officer of The Pantry, Inc. (Nasdaq:PTRY), will speak to the investment community at 2:10 p.m. PDT on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at the Wells Fargo Securities Research, Economics & Strategy 2014 Convenience Store Forum in Las Vegas.

A live audio webcast and slide presentation will be accessible through the Investors section of the Company's web site at

About The Pantry

Headquartered in Cary, North Carolina, The Pantry, Inc. is a leading independently operated convenience store chain in the southeastern United States and one of the largest independently operated convenience store chains in the country. The Company operates 1,518 stores in thirteen states under select banners, including Kangaroo Express®, its primary operating banner. The Pantry's stores offer a broad selection of merchandise, as well as gasoline and other ancillary services designed to appeal to the convenience needs of its customers.

CONTACT: The Pantry, Inc. B. Clyde Preslar 919-774-6700Source:The Pantry, Inc.