Treasurer and Investor Relations
Foot Locker, Inc.
FOOT LOCKER, INC. TO HOST INVESTOR MEETING ON MARCH 6, 2012
NEW YORK, NY, February 15, 2012 – Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE: FL), the New York-based specialty athletic retailer, today announced that the Company will host an investor meeting on Tuesday, March 6, 2012, to discuss new strategic priorities and financial objectives. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m. ET and end at approximately 11:00 a.m. ET. The meeting will include presentations by Foot Locker’s management team -- Ken C. Hicks, Chairman and CEO; Richard A. Johnson, Executive Vice President Retail Sales; Dowe Tillema, President and CEO Footlocker.com/Eastbay/CCS; and Lauren B. Peters, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Attendance in person is by invitation only. However, the meeting may also be accessed live from the Investor Relations section of the Foot Locker, Inc. website at http://www.footlocker-inc.com. Please log-on to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the meeting in order to download any necessary software. The investor meeting will be available for webcast replay until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 30, 2012.
The Company plans to report its fourth quarter 2011 financial results on Thursday, March 1, 2012. A conference call is scheduled for Friday, March 2, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. ET to discuss these results and provide comments on the current business environment and trends. This conference call may be accessed live from the Investor Relations section of the Foot Locker, Inc. website at http://www.footlocker-inc.com. The webcast conference call will be available for replay until 5:00 p.m. Friday, March 9, 2012. News releases are also available on the Internet at http://www.prnewswire.com or on Foot Locker, Inc.’s website at http://www.footlocker-inc.com.
Foot Locker, Inc. is a specialty athletic retailer that operates approximately 3,400 stores in 23 countries in North America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. Through its Foot Locker, Footaction, Lady Foot Locker, Kids Foot Locker, Champs Sports, and CCS retail stores, as well as its direct-to-customer channels, including footlocker.com, Eastbay, and CCS.com, the Company is the leading provider of athletic footwear and apparel.
Disclosure Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws. All statements, other than statements of historical facts, which address activities, events or developments that the Company expects or anticipates will or may occur in the future, including, but not limited to, such things as future capital expenditures, expansion, strategic plans, dividend payments, stock repurchases, growth of the Company’s business and operations, including future cash flows, revenues and earnings, and other such matters are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on many assumptions and factors detailed in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the effects of currency fluctuations, customer demand, fashion trends, competitive market forces, uncertainties related to the effect of competitive products and pricing, customer acceptance of the Company’s merchandise mix and retail locations, the Company’s reliance on a few key vendors for a majority of its merchandise purchases (including a significant portion from one key vendor), unseasonable weather, economic conditions worldwide, any changes in business, political and economic conditions due to the threat of future terrorist activities in the United States or in other parts of the world and related U.S. military action overseas, the ability of the Company to execute its business plans effectively with regard to each of its business units, risks associated with foreign global sourcing, including political instability, changes in import regulations, and disruptions to transportation services and distribution. Any changes in such assumptions or factors could produce significantly different results. The Company undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.
Foot Locker, Inc. 112 West 34th Street, New York, NY 10120