SOURCE: American Food Holdings Inc.

December 18, 2007 06:30 ET

American Food Holdings Announces the Opening of 12th Beef Jerky Outlet

MACOMB, MI--(Marketwire - December 18, 2007) - American Food Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AFHN) is proud to announce the opening of its 12th outlet store in Dundee, MI. AFHN currently owns five Beef Jerky Outlets while seven are independently owned but distribute for American Food Holdings, Inc. Dennis Reinhold, President of American Food Holdings states, "We are excited to announce Dundee, MI joining our team of independent stores because it further enhances our growth through distribution and sales of our Beef Jerky Outlets. In one year we have grown our store presence from 3 stores to 12 stores in Michigan, Tennessee and Florida. AFHN will continue to expand which will give consumers in our opinion the best quality beef jerky and meat snacks they can enjoy year round." The Beef Jerky Outlet offers all varieties of meat snacks that American Food Holdings manufactures. American Food Holdings, Inc. manufactures and distributes meat snacks to 300 distributors across the USA.

American Food Holdings, Inc. (AFHN) is the parent company of Reinhold and Timko®, a company whose management has a combined 210 years of experience in the production of fine quality beef and meat snacks. AFHN's Reinhold & Timko® division has manufactured quality jerky and meat snacks in Michigan since 1983. In 1997, Reinhold & Timko® built a state-of-the-art 20,000 sq. ft. USDA-inspected facility capable of producing millions of pounds of snacks a year. The company currently distributes its quality snacks through company-owned and privately-owned outlets as well as nationwide distributors. Expansion plans include opening new outlets, franchising and profitable food acquisitions.

American Food Co., Inc. manufactures and markets beef jerky and other snack foods under the Reinhold & Timko® Beef Snacks brand name. The Company's jerky product line includes items made from premium cuts of beef, chicken and turkey. American Food supplies products to more than 300 distributors across the US.

The Company's meat products are USDA inspected and seasoned with a blend of high quality natural spices and seasonings. These products are high in protein and low in fat, sugar and carbohydrate. American Food's meats don't contain Monosodium Glutamate (MSG), an ingredient harmful to some consumers.

Present and future shareholders are welcome to visit any of our locations.

BEEF JERKY OUTLET                          BEEF JERKY OUTLET
739 LOUISVILLE RD                          109 CABELA BLVD EAST
ALCOA, TENN 37701                          DUNDEE, MICH 48131
CRAIG DINWIDDIE (865-202-0302)             PAUL LYONS (586-246-5405)

BEEF JERKY OUTLET                          BEEF JERKY OUTLET
4225 HIGHLAND RD                           5831 17 MILE RD
WATERFORD, MICH 48328                      ST HGTS, MICH 48310
MELISSA CASPERS (248-738-2555)             JEFF GURZICK (586-977-3986)

433 OPRY MILLS DR.                         55136 VAN DYKE RD
(in front of bass pro)                     SHELBY TOWNSHIP, MICH 48315
NASHVILLE, TENN 37214                      ANGELA ORMSBY (586-786-7407)
RICK JONES (865-680-4692)

BEEF JERKY OUTLET                          BEEF JERKY OUTLET
3609 OUTDOOR SPORTSMAN PLACE               50961 HAYES RD
(UNIT 3)                                   SHELBY TWP, MICH 48315
KODAK, TENN 37764                          STEPHANIE ROTH (586-532-1910)
SCOTT PARKER (865-932-4333)

BEEF JERKY OUTLET                          BEEF JERKY OUTLET
12951 METRO PARKWAY STE 12                 39773 GARFIELD RD
FT MEYERS, FLORIDA 33966                   CLINTON TWP, MICH 48038
DAVID ENGH (239-561-6900)                  SARA MILLS (586-228-7030)

BEEF JERKY OUTLET                          BEEF JERKY OUTLET
13470 N. CLEVELAND AVE                     13712 SOUTHCOVE DR
N. FORT MEYERS, FLORIDA                    STERLING HTS, MICH 48313
DAVID ENGH (239-561-6900)                  JOE GUADAGNINO (586-247-3160)

This press release may contain forward-looking statements covered within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements relate to, among other things, plans and timing for the introduction or enhancement of our services and products, statements about future market conditions, supply and demand conditions, and other expectations, intentions and plans contained in this press release that are not historical fact and involve risks and uncertainties. Our expectations regarding future events or revenues depend upon our ability to develop and supply products, which we may not produce today and that may need to meet defined specifications. When used in this press release, the words "plan," "expect," "believe," and similar expressions generally identify forward-looking statements. These statements reflect our current expectations. They are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, changes in technology and changes in pervasive markets.

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    American Food Holdings, Inc.
    Dennis Reinhold