American Lorain Corporation to Commence Product Sales in Family-Mart Japan
JUNAN COUNTY, China, Nov. 27, 2013
JUNAN COUNTY, China, Nov. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- American Lorain Corporation
(NYSE MKT: ALN) ("American Lorain" or the "Company"), an international
processed snack foods, convenience foods, and frozen foods company based in
the Shandong Province, China, today announced that its products will commence
test sale in Family-Mart Japan in December, 2013.
Family-Mart is the 3^rd largest convenience store chain in Japan and owns over
9,000 terminal stores in domestic Japan. American Lorain will be test selling
its Lorain branded chestnut snack packs through its Japanese distributor in
approximately 8,000 Family-Mart stores in Japan commencing December 10, 2013.
American Lorain have also been negotiating cooperation with other store chain
operators with similar size.
Mr. Si Chen, Chairman and CEO of American Lorain, commented: "The product
sales in Family-Mart store chain marks a significant move of our market
penetration in Japan. Japan has the strictest food quality standards around
the world and having our products selling in a leadingJapanese store chain is
a strong evidence for our ability to provide quality and delicious food
products. I look forward to a positive feedback of the test sale."
About AmericanLorain Corporation
AmericanLorain Corporation'sproducts include chestnut products, convenience
food products and frozen food products. The Company sells its products to most
provinces in domestic China as well as numerous export markets in Asia and
Europe. The Company operates through its five direct and indirect subsidiaries
and one leased factory located inChina. For further information about
AmericanLorain Corporation, please visit the Company's website
This press release contains certain "forward-looking statements" that involve
a number of risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such
statements will prove to be accurate and the actual results and future events
could differ materially from management's current expectations. Such factors
include, but are not limited to, the Company's ability to obtain the necessary
financing to continue and expand operations, to market its products in new
markets and to offer products at competitive pricing, to attract and retain
management, and to integrate and maintain technical information and management
information systems, political and economic factors in the PRC, compliance
requirement of laws and regulations of the PRC, the effects of currency
policies and fluctuations, general economic conditions and other factors
detailed from time to time in the Company's filings with the United States
Securities and Exchange Commission and other regulatory authorities. The
Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any
forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future
events or otherwise.
SOURCE American Lorain Corporation
Contact: Mr. David She, CFO, American Lorain Corporation, +86-10-8411-3393,
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