SOURCE: Marshall Holdings International, Inc

July 16, 2008 08:30 ET

Marshall Holdings International Inc. Announces European Expansion

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - July 16, 2008) - Marshall Holdings International, Inc. (OTCBB: MHLI) announced that the Company has opened an office in Verona, Italy in order to pursue distribution of its products throughout Europe.

The Company has formed a business alliance that will bring marketing and sales expertise throughout the European market.

Rick Bailey, President, said, "This alliance will allow the Company to expand its business throughout Europe and expedite our global expansion and introduce our beverage and nutritional products enhancing our geometric growth."

Based on Information Resources Inc. data for retailers, health and natural store sales tracking surveys appearing in the trade press, it is estimated that US retail sales of nutritional supplements are in excess of 4 billion and predicting 7% overall annual gains through 2009. Overall, 56% of adults use supplements.

Our Company, Our Products:

Marshall Distributing (Marshall) is a natural products distribution company that has been in business since 1974 and has sold into over 3,500 health food stores, pharmacies, and medical offices around the country not to mention doing complete order fulfillment for many up and coming on-line stores. Marshall carries over 6,000 natural products and supplements comprising over 150 manufactures. Our unique product mix consists of a wide variety of natural products ranging from popular herbs and health supplements to body care and fitness. Marshall offers complete lines of teas, herbs, vitamins, health foods, minerals, homeopathic remedies, natural cosmetics, skin care, pet care, cold & wellness products, weight management products, and much more. Some of the products the Company distributes are Nature's Way, Twin Labs, Dr. Christopher's, Celestial Seasoning, Natrol, Nature's Answer, Spectrum, Xlear, American Health and Hyland's. or


A number of statements contained in this press release are forward-looking statements, which are made pursuant to the Safe Harbor Provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties, including the timely development, and market acceptance conditions, successful integration of acquisitions and the ability to secure additional sources of financing. The actual results that MHLI may achieve could differ materially from any forward-looking statements due to such risks and uncertainties.