SOURCE: Bark Group Inc.

Bark Group Inc.

April 20, 2009 12:52 ET

Bark Group Inc. Acquires 51% of Anaconda.tv, GMBH, a German TV Production Company Based in Munich

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK--(Marketwire - April 20, 2009) - Bark Group Inc. (OTCBB: BKPG), a multi-national European company delivering cutting-edge advertising and marketing campaigns to leading European businesses, announced today it has agreed to acquire 51% of Anaconda.tv, GMBH, a leading German TV production company based in Munich.

Anders Hageskov, CEO of Bark Group Inc., said, "With the acquisition of Anaconda, we are pursuing our strategy of integrating live content, commercial production and product placement with our advertising, research and media expertise. Our goal is to provide our customers with top-level professional content across the many new media and advertising platforms available in today's expanding media spectrum."

Mathias Lange, CEO of Anaconda.tv, stated, "Bark Group Inc. offers the most cutting-edge ideas for our production of live content for our increasing numbers of customers seeking strong marketing exposure in this multi-media era. We are convinced that combining live TV and commercial production with the many new media distribution platforms will take our clients' campaigns to new frontiers in terms of creative impact. Anaconda.tv is currently developing a number of large productions for the German TV Station ZDF, Kinderkanal and Kabel Eins, and has recently produced more than 100 candid camera clips for distribution in Europe and the U.S."

About Bark Group Inc.

Bark Group Inc. (OTCBB: BKPG) is a multi-national European company delivering cutting-edge advertising and marketing campaigns to leading European businesses. Countering a trend in recent years to decentralize the core skills of media and advertising, Bark merges creativity, research and media with digital and internet counseling to customize a full advertising marketing campaign from start to finish. By integrating relevant digital know-how with traditional advertising skills, Bark provides its clients with enhanced visibility and a competitive edge in a crowded communications environment.

Bark clients include large blue chip multi-national companies and smaller businesses, across a wide range of industries. Business partners include film and television production studios, recording studios, photography and illustration and creative printing houses. Bark has won numerous international industry awards, including The Arnold Award, granted by Danish Cinema Commercial in 2004; the Gold Diploma, awarded by Creative Circle in 2005; and the Epica Bronze Award in 2006. For more information, please go to www.barkcorp.com.

This press release includes statements that may constitute "forward-looking" statements, usually containing the words "believe," "estimate," "project," "intend," "expect" or similar expressions. These statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements inherently involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements. Factors that would cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, the Company's dependence upon conditions in the air, ocean and land-based freight forwarding industry, the size and resources of many competitors, the need for the Company to effectively integrate acquired businesses and to successfully deliver its primary services, and other risks detailed in the Company's periodic report filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent Form 8-K, Form 10-Q and Form 10-K filings. By making these forward-looking statements, the Company undertakes no obligation to update these statements for revisions or changes after the date of this release.

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