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Media Advisory - Politicians and Community to Celebrate Reopening of Store in Major Flood-Impacted Zone

Nov 27, 2013

HIGH RIVER, AB, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Shoppers Drug Mart will reopen its High River store on Saturday, November 30, 2013 following months of closure due to the floods this past summer. The store reopening is just one flood recovery milestone for this dynamic town in Alberta. Shoppers Drug Mart President & CEO, Domenic Pilla, and Community leaders will share their stories reflecting on the impact and journey the rebuilding had on the local community. Media are invited to capture the experience through photo and interview opportunities.

WHAT:   Following speeches from community leaders (see below), the President & CEO of
Shoppers Drug Mart will make a special cheque presentation to Rowan House
Emergency Shelter.
WHO:    Domenic Pilla, President & CEO, Shoppers Drug Mart
    Hon. Rick Fraser, Associate Minister for Recovery and Reconstruction of High River and
    MLA for Calgary-South East
    Ian Donovan, Wild Rose MLA for Little Bow (on behalf of Danielle Smith, Leader of the
    Official Opposition, MLA for High River)
    Craig Snodgrass, Mayor of High River
WHEN:     November 30th 2013
    1:10-1:30 p.m. Speaking remarks from Domenic Pilla and invited government officials
    Photo opportunity: Cheque presentation in support of Rowan House Emergency Shelter
    1:30: Media interview opportunities with Domenic Pilla and government officials
WHERE:    Shoppers Drug Mart   
Town of High River store, 30 3rd Avenue SE, High River, AB

SOURCE Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation

For further information:

Environics Communications
David Mircheff

Shaday Livingston