Hudson's Bay Company Announces Release Date for Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results

| Source: Hudson's Bay Company

TORONTO, March 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hudson's Bay Company ("HBC" or the "Corporation") ( (TSX:HBC) announced today that it will release its financial statements for the quarter and fiscal year ended February 2, 2013 on April 11, 2013. Richard Baker, Chief Executive Officer, and Michael Culhane, Chief Financial Officer, will discuss the quarter and fiscal year financial results and other matters during a conference call on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 8:30 am EST.

The conference call will be accessible by calling the participant operator assisted toll-free dial-in number (877) 852-2926 or international dial-in number (253) 237-1123.

A live webcast of the conference call will be accessible on HBC's website at: The audio instant replay will be available via this link until May 11, 2013.

About Hudson's Bay Company

Hudson's Bay Company, founded in 1670, is North America's longest continually operated company and is a leading retailer offering a wide selection of branded merchandise in Canada and the United States through its three banners. In the United States, HBC operates Lord & Taylor, a fashion department store with 48 full-line store locations throughout the northeastern United States and in two major cities in the Midwest. In Canada, HBC operates Hudson's Bay, Canada's largest national branded department store with 90 locations. HBC also operates Home Outfitters, a kitchen, bed and bath superstore with 69 locations. With approximately 29,000 Associates in Canada and the U.S., Hudson's Bay Company banners provide stylish, quality merchandise at great value and with a dedicated focus on exceeding customers' expectations.



Lucas Evans
Senior Vice President and Treasurer
Hudson's Bay Company
Phone: (416) 861-4444


Tiffany Bourre
Senior Manager, External Communications
Hudson's Bay Company
Phone: (905) 595-7184