Trans World Entertainment to Host Holiday Sales Conference Call

ALBANY, N.Y., Jan. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Trans World Entertainment Corporation (Nasdaq: TWMC – News), a leading retailer of entertainment products, will host a teleconference call for members of the financial community on Wednesday, January 8, 2003 at 10:00 AM ET to discuss its holiday sales results press release, which will be issued on Tuesday, January 7, 2003 after the close of market. This call will be simultaneously webcast at the Company’s corporate website,

About Trans World Entertainment Corp.

Trans World Entertainment is a leading specialty retailer of music and video products. The Company operates retail stores in 46 states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and an e-commerce site, In addition to its mall locations, operated under the FYE brand, the Company also operates freestanding locations under the names Coconuts Music and Movies, Strawberries Music, Spec’s and Planet Music.

Source: Trans World Entertainment Corporation