VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 31, 2008) - Boston Pizza International Inc. ('BPI") and Boston Pizza Royalties Income Fund (the "Fund") (TSX:BPF.UN) today announced that they will issue second quarter results via news release and on the Fund's website at www.bpincomefund.com before the opening of markets on August 7, 2008.
The Fund will also host a conference call with Chief Executive Officer Mike Cordoba, Chief Financial Officer Mark Powell, and President Mark Pacinda to discuss the results for the second quarter, which ended on June 30, 2008. The call will take place on Thursday, August 7, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time (1:00 p.m. Eastern Time).
To participate in this conference call, please dial the following toll free number approximately ten minutes prior to the commencement of the call:
1-800-319-4610 or 604-638-5340
A replay will be available until August 14, 2008 by dialling:
1-800-319-6413 or 604-638-9010 and enter the pin code: 4452 followed by # sign.
The Fund is a limited purpose, open-ended trust established under the laws of British Columbia to acquire indirectly certain trade marks and trade names used by BPI in its Boston Pizza restaurants in Canada. The trade marks are licensed to BPI for 99 years for which BPI pays the Fund 4% of franchise revenues of its 299 Boston Pizza restaurants in the royalty pool in Canada as at June 30, 2008.
The trustees of the Fund have approved the contents of this news release.
® Boston Pizza Royalties Limited Partnership. All Boston Pizza registered Canadian trade-marks and unregistered Canadian trade-marks containing the words "Boston", "BP", and/or "Pizza" are trade-marks owned by the Boston Pizza Royalties Limited Partnership and licensed by the Boston Pizza Royalties Limited Partnership to Boston Pizza International Inc.
(C) Boston Pizza International Inc. 2008