Fred's Announces Third Quarter 2010 Conference Call Webcast

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Fred's, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that it will provide an online Web simulcast of its third quarter 2010 earnings conference call on Tuesday, November 23, 2010. The Company's results for the third quarter and nine months ended October 30, 2010, will be released earlier that morning.

The live broadcast of Fred's conference call will begin at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on November 23, 2010. An online replay will be available approximately two hours following the conclusion of the live broadcast and will continue through December 23, 2010. A link to these events can be found at

Fred's, Inc. operates 674 discount general merchandise stores, including 24 franchised Fred's stores, in the southeastern United States. For more information about the Company, visit Fred's website at

SOURCE: Fred's, Inc.

CONTACT: Fred's, Inc. Jerry A. Shore, 901-362-3733, Ext. 2217 Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Copyright Business Wire 2010 -0- KEYWORD: United States

North America

Tennessee INDUSTRY KEYWORD: Department Stores

Retail SUBJECT CODE: Advisory


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