SOURCE: Lakeland Industries, Inc.

Lakeland Industries, Inc.

March 09, 2012 15:27 ET

Singular Research Selects Lakeland Industries as Featured Investment in Compelling Values Event

RONKONKOMA, NY--(Marketwire - Mar 9, 2012) - Lakeland Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAKE), a leading global manufacturer of industrial protective clothing for industry, municipalities, healthcare and to first responders on the federal, state and local levels, today announced that it has been selected as a featured investment in the Singular Research Compelling Values Conference Call and Webcast. The event for institutional investors that invest in micro- and small-cap companies will be held on March 14, 2012. Christopher J. Ryan, Lakeland's President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at 1:00 pm eastern.

According to Singular Research, companies selected to present in the event trade near or below book value and have positive prospects along with significant potential catalysts. Singular Research was established in 2004 to help money managers efficiently generate alpha with independent, small-to-micro cap, fundamental equity research. Consistent above benchmark performance and earnings accuracy awards have helped their clients add alpha. To listen to the Compelling Values event or for more information on Singular Research, please visit www.singularresearch.com or call 626-405-0242.

About Lakeland Industries, Inc.:
Lakeland Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAKE) manufactures and sells a comprehensive line of safety garments and accessories for the industrial protective clothing market. The Company's products are sold by a direct sales force and through independent sales representatives to a network of over 1,200 safety and mill supply distributors. These distributors in turn supply end user industrial customers such as chemical/petrochemical, automobile, steel, glass, construction, smelting, janitorial, pharmaceutical and high technology electronics manufacturers, as well as hospitals and laboratories. In addition, Lakeland supplies federal, state, and local government agencies, fire and police departments, airport crash rescue units, the Department of Defense, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and many other federal and state agencies.

Safe Harbor Statement
"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: This press release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, including statements, without limitation, regarding our expectations, beliefs, intentions or strategies regarding the future. Forward-looking statements involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions as described from time to time in press releases reports and filings filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All statements, other than statements of historical facts, which address Lakeland's expectations for the future with respect to financial performance or operating strategies can be identified as forward-looking statements. As a result, there can be no assurance that Lakeland's future results will not be materially different from those described herein as "believed," "projected," "planned," "intended," "anticipated," "estimated" or "expected," which words reflect the current view of the Company with respect to future events. We caution readers that these forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. The Company hereby expressly disclaims any obligation or undertaking to release publicly any updates or revisions to any such statements to reflect any change in the Company's expectations or any change in events conditions or circumstances on which such statement is based.

For more information concerning Lakeland, please visit the Company online at www.lakeland.com.

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