SOURCE: Emperial Americas

April 26, 2012 09:25 ET

Emperial Americas Announces Name & Symbol Change

SARASOTA, FL--(Marketwire - Apr 26, 2012) - Emperial Americas, Inc. (a Florida Corporation) (OTCBB: TEXX) (OTCQB: TEXX) today announced that FINRA has approved its name change and new symbol, which is now TEXX.

CEO Alonzo Pierce said, "This is very exciting for us, as we now have in place the necessary tools to build upon the foundation we started two years ago with Emperial Americas, Inc. We will have many significant announcements in the upcoming days and weeks about our future plans."

Pierce further commented, saying, "Emperial Americas is the exclusive importer and supplier for CIA Distiladora S.A., the producer of Tequila Distinguido and the distilleries portfolio worldwide, with the exception of Mexico. We have competed and placed in several spirit competitions, including the San Francisco World Spirit Competition in 2006 and 2012. Distinguido, meaning 'distinguished' in English, was selected as the first product because of its current brand equity. The vision was to bring quality and luxury back to an oversaturated segment in the marketplace."

Emperial Americas, Inc., develops, imports, markets and supplies branded alcoholic beverages with an initial offering of Tequila and Bourbon. Tequila Distinguido is distributed through Glazers in Texas who ranks in the top 3 distributors in the U.S. Emperial will also increase its distribution for Tequila Distinguido in other key markets in its distribution network Florida, Georgia, Nevada, Colorado, New York and California following up.

Emperial Americas is dedicated to creating: "The brands people talk about." The Company vision is to be the ultimate brand builders of the industry by engaging the consumer and the commerce with unparalleled delivery. You can find more about the Company at its website:

This news release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. When used in this release, words such as "estimate," "expect," "anticipate," "projected," "planned," "forecasted" and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements, which are, by their very nature, no guarantees of Emperial Americas, Inc.'s future operational or financial performance, and are subject to risks and uncertainties. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this release. Due to the risks and uncertainties, actual events may differ materially from current expectations. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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