SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of Claims of Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of H.J. Heinz

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of Claims of
Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of H.J. Heinz Company in Connection
With the Sale of the Company to a Consortium

NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Levi & Korsinsky notifies
investors of H.J. Heinz Company ("Heinz" or the "Company") (NYSE:HNZ) of
claims of breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law against
the board of directors of the Company in connection with the sale of the
Company to a consortium comprised of Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital. A
complaint was filed in Pennsylvania state court.

Click here to learn how to join the action: http://zlk.9nl.com/hj-heinz-hnz/,
or call: 877-363-5972. There is no cost or obligation to you.

Under the terms of the transaction, Heinz shareholders will receive $72.50 for
each share of Heinz stock they own. The claims concern whether the Heinz Board
of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to
adequately shop the Company before entering into this transaction and whether
Berkshire Hathaway and 3G are underpaying for Heinz shares, thus unlawfully
harming Heinz stockholders.

If you own common stock in Heinz and wish to obtain additional information,
please contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@zlk.com or by
telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972, or
http://zlk.9nl.com/hj-heinz-hnz/.

Levi & Korsinsky is a national firm with offices in New York, New Jersey, and
Washington D.C. The firm has extensive expertise in prosecuting securities
litigation involving financial fraud, representing investors throughout the
nation in securities and shareholder lawsuits. The attorneys at Levi &
Korsinsky have been appointed by numerous courts throughout the country to
serve as lead counsel on behalf of shareholders in major securities lawsuits
and have successfully recovered multimillion-dollar damages awards on behalf
of investors. For more information, please feel free to contact any of the
attorneys listed below. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee
similar outcomes.

CONTACT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP
         Joseph Levi, Esq.
         Eduard Korsinsky, Esq.
         30 Broad Street - 24th Floor
         New York, NY 10004
         Tel: (212) 363-7500
         Toll Free:  (877) 363-5972
         Fax: (866) 367-6510
         www.zlk.com