The North West Company Inc. Second Quarter Results and Conference Call

Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Aug. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (TSX Symbol: NWC): The North West Company Inc. (“North West”) will host a conference call for its second quarter results on September 12, 2019 at 7:30 a.m. (Central Time). To access the call, please dial 416-849-3996 or 866-323-9095 with a pass code of 756753. The conference call will be archived and can be accessed, on or before October 12, 2019, by dialing 905-694-9451 or 800-408-3053 with a pass code of 5704416.

Corporate Profile

The North West Company Inc., through its subsidiaries, is a leading retailer of food and everyday products and services to rural communities and urban neighbourhoods in Canada, Alaska, the South Pacific and the Caribbean. North West operates 246 stores under the trading names Northern, NorthMart, Giant Tiger, Alaska Commercial Company, Cost-U-Less and RiteWay Food Markets and has annualized sales of approximately CAD$2.0 billion.

For further information, please contact: Amanda E. Sutton, Vice President, Legal and Corporate Secretary of The North West Company Inc. at (204) 934-1756, email