CARLE PLACE, N.Y.–(Business Wire)–
1-800-FLOWERS.COM (NASDAQ: FLWS),the world`s leading florist and gift shop,
today announced that the Company will release financial results for its fiscal
2010 third quarter (ended Sunday, March 28, 2010) on Wednesday, April 28, 2010.
The press release will be issued prior to market opening and will be followed by
a conference call with members of senior management at 11:00 a.m. EDT.
The conference call will be available via webcast from the Investor Relations
section of the Company`s web site at www.1800flowersinc.com. To listen to the
call via the Internet it is recommended that interested parties go to the web
site prior to the start time to download and install any necessary audio
software. For those unable to listen to the web cast live, an indexed recording
of the call will be posted on the Investor Relations section of the Company`s
web site within 24 hours of the call`s completion. A telephonic replay of the
call can be accessed beginning at 2:00 p.m. EDT on the day of the call through
11:59 p.m. EDT on Thursday, April 29, 2010 at: 1-800-642-1687 or 1-706-645-9291
(international); enter replay pass code #68996049.
About 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc.
1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. is the world`s leading florist and gift shop. For more
than 30 years, 1-800-FLOWERS® (1-800-356-9377 or www.1800flowers.com) has been
providing customers with fresh flowers and the finest selection of plants, gift
baskets, gourmet foods, confections, balloons and plush stuffed animals perfect
for every occasion. As always, 100% satisfaction is guaranteed.
1-800-FLOWERS.COM earned the 2009 Gold Award in the Online Flower Delivery
category from TopTenREVIEWS; the Company`s Mobile Flower & Gift Center was named
winner of the RIS (Retail Info Systems) 2010 Mobile App of the Year Award in the
“Best Shopping” category and the Company was recognized by Computerworld
magazine as a Premier 100 IT Leader for 2010. The Company`s BloomNet®
international floral wire service (www.mybloomnet.net) provides a broad range of
quality products and value-added services designed to help professional florists
grow their businesses profitably. The 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. “Gift Shop” also
includes gourmet gifts such as popcorn and specialty treats from The Popcorn
Factory® (1-800-541-2676 or www.thepopcornfactory.com); cookies and baked gifts
from Cheryl&Co.® (1-800-443-8124 or www.cherylandco.com); premium chocolates and
confections from Fannie May® confections brands (www.fanniemay.com and
www.harrylondon.com); wine gifts from Ambrosia® (www.ambrosia.com) and
Geerlings&WadeSM (www.geerwade.com); gift baskets from 1-800-BASKETS.COM®
(www.1800baskets.com) as well as Celebrations® (www.celebrations.com), a new
premier online destination for fabulous party ideas and planning tips.
1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. is involved in a broad range of corporate social
responsibility initiatives including continuous expansion and enhancement of its
environmentally-friendly “green” programs as well as various philanthropic and
charitable efforts. Shares in 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. are traded on the NASDAQ
Global Select Market, ticker symbol: FLWS.
Special Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements:
A number of statements contained in the Company`s scheduled April 28, 2010 press
release and conference call, other than statements of historical fact, may be
forward-looking within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform
Act of 1995. These statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause
actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in the
applicable statements. For a more detailed description of these and other risk
factors, please refer to the Company`s SEC filings including its Annual Reports
and Forms 10K and 10Q available at the Investor Relations section of the
Company`s website at www.1800flowers.com. The Company expressly disclaims any
intent or obligation to update any of the forward looking statements made in the
scheduled conference call and any recordings thereof, or in any of its SEC
filings, except as may be otherwise stated by the Company.
Joseph D. Pititto, 516-237-6131
Yanique Woodall, 516-237-6028
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