SOURCE: Smoky Market Foods, Inc.

Smoky Market Foods, Inc.

September 30, 2009 09:00 ET

Smoky Market Foods, Inc. Announces Opening Date of Los Gatos Restaurant

WEBSTER CITY, IA--(Marketwire - September 30, 2009) - Smoky Market Foods, Inc. (OTCBB: SMKY) announced that it will open its flagship Smoky Market restaurant in Los Gatos, CA on October 13, 2009. The first restaurant, which is smaller than the unit size for expansion, features full-service dining, take-out and limited catering. "Our plan is that future units will be Smoky Market restaurant-store concepts that are slightly larger and additionally will feature an attractive retail area for refrigerated display sales of Smoky Market prepared foods," said Edward Feintech, CEO of Smoky Market Foods, Inc. Mr. Feintech continued, "Our current production capacity can support about 20 Smoky Market restaurant-stores, which leaves available capacity for placement of several kiosks and the initial marketing from Internet sales. Assuming our success in securing required financing, our plan is to fully utilize capacity in the next 12 months."

About Smoky Market Foods

Smoky Market Foods, Inc. is a producer and distributor of a complete line of real Smoke-Baked™ foods that are prepared authentically using a unique wood-burning oven system, and sold under the brand name of Smoky Market. Because of its proprietary wood-burning oven technology, which burns freshly cut hickory and apple timber to impart a genuine smoky flavor, the company's Smoke-Baked meat and fish are truly prepared the old-fashioned way, without the use of any additives or chemical preservatives. This aspect of quality wholesomeness in prepared food processing is a market niche feature. Smoky Market Foods, Inc. intends to build national brand distribution for its smoked foods through multiple channels of marketing, which include a chain of Smoky Market® restaurant-stores that do not cook raw food on site, and retail packaged sales from display merchandising and on-line purchasing from the Internet.

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