WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Nov. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (TSX Symbol: NWC): The North West Company Inc. (“North West”) will host a conference call for its third quarter results on December 11, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. (Central Time). To access the call, please dial 647-484-0473 or 800-289-0459 with a passcode of 836373. The conference call will be archived and can be accessed on or before January 11, 2019 by dialing 905-694-9451 or 800-408-3053 with a passcode of 3004686.

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 240 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$1.8 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 asutton@northwest.ca.

Visit us on-line at www.northwest.ca