SOURCE: Big Apple Worldwide, Inc

December 01, 2005 12:20 ET

Big Apple Worldwide, Inc. Hurricane Relief Effort Announced

NEW ORLEANS, LA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 1, 2005 -- Big Apple Worldwide, Inc (OTC: BPWW) announced today that it will continue to offer help to companies adversely affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Wilma. "As a Florida based company, we have a first-hand understanding of the devastation and despair Hurricanes such as 'Katrina and Wilma' can bring to an area and its people. Therefore, we are offering those working on any projects that will directly help Hurricane victims or their businesses a discount of 20% off our list prices on our Wallcovering and fabric prices," stated Bill Byron, Vice President. "We will continue this program through the first quarter of 2006."

In addition to the above discount, Big Apple Worldwide, Inc. is continuing its program of donating 5% of all sales through December 31, 2005 to benefit the Red Cross Hurricane Relief Fund. If a customer wishes to partner with us through their purchases, they can simply add up to 5% on to their invoice and we will match it as a further contribution.

"You can help the victims of Hurricane Katrina and thousands of other disasters across the country each year by making a financial gift to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund, which enables the Red Cross to provide shelter, food, counseling and other assistance to those in need."

Neal G. Jablon, President of Big Apple Worldwide, Inc., was quoted as follows: "As citizens of the United States we all need to find the time to help or donate resources to help our fellow citizens."

The release includes forward-looking statements made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that involves risks and uncertainties including, but not limited to, the impact of competitive products, the ability to meet customer demand, the ability to manage growth, acquisitions of technology, equipment, or human resources, the effect of economic business conditions, and the ability to attract and retain skilled personnel. The Company is not obligated to revise or update any forward-looking statements in order to reflect events or circumstances that may arise after the date of this release.

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