SOURCE: HearAtLast Holdings, Inc.

November 02, 2009 16:27 ET

HearAtLast Amends Q2 Financials and Reports 53% Year Over Year Reduction in Operating Expenses

MISSISSAUGA, ON--(Marketwire - November 2, 2009) - (PINKSHEETS: HRAL) HearAtLast Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of suitable affordable solutions to clients with hearing needs in the billion dollar hearing loss market, announced today that the Company has posted its amended earnings report on The posted earnings reflect the fiscal second quarter period covering 04/01/2009 - 06/30/2009.

The Company recorded gross profits of USD $382,463 for Q2 of FY2009, a 19% increase compared to Q2 FY2008 gross profits of US $320,564. Operating expenses for the same period Q2 of FY2009 decreased 53% to US $738,403 compared to Q2 FY2008 of US $2,051,150. HearAtLast also reduced their debt ratio. The debt ratio is the proportion of a firm's total assets that are being financed with borrowed funds.

"We are very pleased with the direction of our company. We expect gross profits from all stores to continue to increase while operating expenses and debt ratio decline due to aggressive restructuring and reduced overheads. Despite the reduction in overhead, clinic performance has been enhanced as the companies' clinic base has entered year two of their operations. We still maintain our focus on becoming Canada's largest network of hearing stores," stated Matthew Sacco, President and CEO.

About HearAtLast

HearAtLast Holdings, Inc. is a Nevada corporation that owns and operates its wholly-owned subsidiary of hearing stores co-located within select Wal-Mart stores throughout Canada. Their chain of hearing stores specializes in the sale of digital hearing aids and testing services. The Company is the affordable hearing solution for Canadians, combining the most sought after retail space in North America with convenience and location. HearAtLast provides State of the Art Hearing Testing and Dispensing services to individuals with all types of measurable hearing loss.

HearAtLast facilities sell a selection of high quality brand name hearing aids and also offer complimentary screening tests, clinical hearing tests, high end ear buds and assistive listening devices. The Company's mission is to consolidate the highly fragmented hearing services industry while providing unparalleled service to the estimated 30+ million hearing impaired individuals throughout North America. After a prescription is approved, the independent on-site audiologists and hearing aid practitioners at HearAtLast utilize a refined process to dispense the latest in Name Brand digital hearing aids.

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