SOURCE: Big Apple Worldwide, Inc.

June 01, 2006 09:47 ET

Big Apple Wallcovering, Inc. to Furnish Custom Wallcoverings for Donald Trump's Taj Mahal Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 1, 2006 -- Big Apple Worldwide, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BPWW) announced today that their wholly owned subsidiary, Big Apple Wallcovering, Inc., has received a purchase order from the Coastline Corporation to furnish custom wallcoverings for the retail corridor of the Trump Taj Mahal Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. This order is a part of the initial phase of renovation for the hotel. Plans have been announced to build an 800-room addition to the hotel.

The Coastline Corporation is an appointed contractor for the Taj Mahal Hotel in Atlantic City. The 51-story Taj Mahal hotel features 1,250 rooms, all with ocean or Atlantic City views, including 237 luxurious suites, making it one of the largest casino-complexes in the world.

"The Trump Taj Mahal Hotel is unprecedented in craftsmanship and opulence. The grand architectural masterpiece is filled with extravagant carpets, chandeliers and works of art in the tradition of the world's most enchanting palaces. This order will serve as a premier showcase for Big Apple Wallcovering and our high quality products," stated Neal Jablon, President of Big Apple Worldwide, Inc.

Big Apple Worldwide, Inc. recently announced that the Company has signed an agreement to become the exclusive designer and supplier for Rent Finders USA's national establishments. Rent Finders USA has established a plan to renovate all of their current retail locations and any future acquisitions, as a result of their recently announced national expansion plan.

About Trump Taj Mahal Hotel:

The Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort opened April 12, 1990. It is one of the largest casinos in the world, with slot machines, gaming tables, poker tables and a state-of-the-art simulcast facility. It has $14 million worth of German crystal chandeliers. The Taj Mahal has 4 1/2 times more steel than the Eiffel Tower. An entire two-year output of Northern Italy's Carrera marble quarries (the marble choice for all of Michelangelo's art) adorns the hotel's lobby, guest rooms, casino, hallways and public areas. It has nine restaurants that can accommodate 3,000 diners at any given time. The Taj Mahal has a 140,000 square foot convention center and exhibit space, including 22 meeting rooms and three ballrooms.

About Big Apple Worldwide, Inc.:

Big Apple Worldwide, Inc. is a holding company focused on serving the hospitality and leisure market. Big Apple Wallcovering, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Big Apple Worldwide and has inspired the Architecture and Design community with cutting-edge design and the manufacturing of architectural Wallcovering and fabrics for hospitality, private offices and commercial interiors. The Company's reputation for design and craftsmanship continues to enhance interiors with an elegant and intelligent portfolio of products. Big Apple Travel, Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Big Apple Worldwide, Inc. is a full service travel agency and features a next generation travel salon in Orlando, Florida.

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