SOURCE: AeroGrow International, Inc.

March 05, 2007 16:32 ET

AeroGrow Expands Retail Distribution Into Leading Culinary Retailer Williams-Sonoma

BOULDER, CO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 5, 2007 -- AeroGrow International, Inc. (OTCBB: AGWI) ("AeroGrow"), makers of the AeroGarden™ kitchen garden appliance, announced today that Williams-Sonoma will begin selling the AeroGarden nationwide through its catalogs and website.

Founded in 1956, Williams-Sonoma ( is the leader in top-of-the-line specialty cooking utensils and housewares through its 255 retail stores and direct mail and online catalog business. Revenues from retail and catalog sales were reported at over $3.7 billion last year.

"Williams-Sonoma is the undisputed leader in the culinary world, with instant brand recognition, and is known for bringing innovative, high quality culinary products to the consumer," said Jeff Brainard, Vice President of Sales for AeroGrow. "An innovative product like the AeroGarden, a revolutionary kitchen appliance that grows fresh food right on the kitchen counter, is the perfect addition to their upscale product line."

About AeroGrow International, Inc.

Founded in 2002 in Boulder, Colorado, AeroGrow International, Inc. is dedicated to the research, development and marketing of the AeroGarden™, the world's first kitchen garden appliance. The AeroGarden features NASA-proven, dirt-free aeroponic technology, allowing anyone to grow farmer's market fresh herbs, salad greens, tomatoes, chili peppers, strawberries and more, indoors, year-round, so simply and easily that no green thumb is required. See


"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements by Michael Bissonnette, statements regarding growth of the AeroGarden product line, optimism related to the business, expanding sales and other statements in this press release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements are based on current expectations, estimates and projections about the Company's business. Words such as expects, anticipates, intends, plans, believes, sees, estimates and variations of such words and similar expressions are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve certain risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict. Actual results could vary materially from the description contained herein due to many factors including continued market acceptance of the Company's products or the need to raise additional capital. In addition, actual results could vary materially based on changes or slower growth in the kitchen garden appliance market; the potential inability to realize expected benefits and synergies; domestic and international business and economic conditions; changes in customer demand or ordering patterns; changes in the competitive environment including pricing pressures or technological changes; technological advances; shortages of manufacturing capacity; future production variables impacting excess inventory and other risk factors listed from time to time in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings under "risk factors" and elsewhere. The forward-looking statements contained in this press release speak only as of the date on which they are made, and the Company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release.

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