SOURCE: United Consortium, LTD.

August 01, 2008 09:00 ET

United Consortium Creates Health and Beauty Division

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwire - August 1, 2008) - United Consortium, Ltd. (PINKSHEETS: UCSO), an international distributor of branded consumer goods, today announced the creation of a business unit focused on Health and Beauty products.

The newly created Health and Beauty Division will distribute and market branded lines of high performance, naturally derived base emulsions and delivery systems used in the development of cosmetics, personal care and prescription topical/dermatology products. United Consortium intends to expand upon the Company's product line, enhance product effectiveness and build their brand recognition through a multi-faceted marketing strategy.

"We plan to follow a proven strategy of finding the best available ingredients and offering state-of-the-art methods of delivery of advanced ingredients to the skin," United Consortium president and CEO Gonzalo Lage says. "This new business unit gives our company increased control over its commercial activities targeting the multi-billion dollar personal care and dermatology marketplace, and offers a focused organization with all the resources to make this launch successful for our customers and our stakeholders."

The Company plans to market its products through short- and long-form infomercials on television and radio, in magazine advertisements, catalogs, retail and prestige stores, as well as on the Internet. This outreach strategy will enable the company to increase brand awareness, consumer loyalty and market share.

The first branded products from the division are slated to launch as soon as September 2008.

To contact United Consortium regarding the buying of our products, product licensing, brand acquisitions, and distribution opportunities, please email us at info@unitedconsortium.net.

ABOUT UNITED CONSORTIUM, LTD.

United Consortium, Limited ("UC") is a leading international distributor of branded consumer goods to the most important Retailers, Resellers, Solution Providers and Systems Integrators in the North, South, and Central America regions. The company strives to preserve competitiveness and independence of individual brands, identity, product development, sales, and marketing. More corporate information is available by visiting www.unitedconsortium.net.

Legal Notice Regarding Statements Including Those That Are Forward Looking.

The statements in this press release regarding real or implied expectations with regard to the future impact on the company's results from acquisitions or developed properties are forward-looking statements and are within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The statements in the above document may also contain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Although every effort has been made not to include statements that involve risk and uncertainties that may be the case and such statements are subject to change at any time. There are no anticipated results detailed in the above statements, however, actual results may differ materially from expected or implied results.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    United Consortium, Ltd.
    Press and Investor Relations
    Tel. 954-642-8806
    Fax 954-337-8008
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