Guess (ticker: GES, exchange: New York Stock Exchange (.N))
News Release -
Guess?, Inc. Announces Participation in the CIBC World Markets Fourth Annual Consumer Growth Conference
LOS ANGELES, Jul 8, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Guess?, Inc. (NYSE: GES)
announced today that the Company will be presenting at the CIBC World Markets
Fourth Annual Consumer Growth Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston
on Wednesday, July 14, 2004 at 1:45 p.m., Eastern Time. The Company will be
represented at the conference by Carlos E. Alberini, President and Chief
Operating Officer, and Frederick G. Silny, Senior Vice President and Chief
The presentation will also be available via live webcast. Interested
parties can access the event at www.guess.com via the "Investor's Info" link
from the "About Guess, Inc." section of the site. The webcast will be
available for 30 days following the conference.
Guess?, Inc. designs, markets, distributes and licenses a lifestyle
collection of contemporary apparel, accessories and related consumer products.
At June 26, 2004, the Company operated 264 retail stores in the United States
and Canada. The Company also distributes its products through better
department and specialty stores around the world. For more information about
the Company, please visit www.guess.com.
Except for historical information contained herein, certain matters
discussed in this press release are forward-looking statements that are made
pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation
Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are only expectations, and
involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause actual
results in future periods and other future events to differ materially from
what is currently anticipated. Factors which may cause actual results in
future periods to differ from current expectations include, among other
things, the continued availability of sufficient working capital, the
successful integration of new stores into existing operations, the continued
desirability and customer acceptance of existing and future product lines
(including licensed product lines), possible cancellations of wholesale
orders, the success of competitive products, and the availability of adequate
sources of capital. In addition to these factors, the economic and other
factors identified in the Company's most recent annual report on Form 10-K for
the fiscal year ended December 31, 2003 including but not limited to the risk
factors discussed therein, could affect the forward-looking statements
contained herein and in the Company's other public documents.
For more information, please contact: Carlos Alberini, President & Chief
Operating Officer, +1-213-765-3582, or Frederick G. Silny, SVP & Chief
Financial Officer, +1-213-765-3289, both of Guess?, Inc.; or Wendi Kopsick of
Kekst and Company, +1-212-521-4800, for Guess?, Inc.
SOURCE Guess?, Inc.
Carlos Alberini, President & Chief Operating Officer,
+1-213-765-3582, or Frederick G. Silny, SVP & Chief Financial Officer,
+1-213-765-3289, both of Guess?, Inc.; or Wendi Kopsick of Kekst and Company,
+1-212-521-4800, for Guess?, Inc.