Furniture Brands Announces Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 25, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Furniture Brands International (NYSE:FBN) today announced that it will release its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2012 before the market opens on Thursday, November 1, 2012.

A conference call to discuss the results will be held at 7:30 am Central Time on Thursday, November 1, 2012. To access the event by telephone, please dial 1-866-831-6243 approximately 10 minutes prior to the start time and use conference ID #73252680. International callers should dial 1-617-213-8855.

The conference call will be webcast and can be accessed via the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at Please visit the website at least 15 minutes prior to the call to register for the webcast and download any necessary software. A replay of the call will be available through 11:00 pm Central Time on November 8, 2012 by dialing 1-888-286-8010 (1-617-801-6888 for international calls) and entering passcode 72179158.

About Furniture Brands

Furniture Brands International, Inc. (NYSE:FBN) is a world leader in designing, manufacturing, sourcing and retailing home furnishings. Furniture Brands markets products through a wide range of channels, including company owned Thomasville retail stores and through interior designers, multi-line/independent retailers and mass merchant stores. Furniture Brands serves its customers through some of the best known and most respected brands in the furniture industry, including Broyhill, Lane, Thomasville, Drexel Heritage, Henredon, Pearson, Hickory Chair, Lane Venture, and Maitland-Smith. To learn more about the company, visit:

CONTACT: Rick Isaak Furniture Brands VP, Controller, Treasurer & Investor Relations 314-862-7117 or Farah Soi ICR 203-682-8200

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