SOURCE: Synergy Brands

September 28, 2005 08:00 ET

Synergy Brands Cigar Operation to Sell Cigars Online Through

MIAMI, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 28, 2005 -- Synergy Brands (NASDAQ: SYBR) today announced its Florida-based subsidiary Gran Reserve Corporation (GRC) began selling premium cigars through a supply agreement with, a leading online retailer. GRC intends to promote its private label brands as well as customized cigar offerings for any occasion.

Bill Rancic, former president of Cigars around the World and a Synergy director, assisted GRC in developing its relationship with this partner. Mr. Rancic said: "This presents unique opportunities to GRC, especially in its wholesaling sector by creating an online market for its wholesale activities." Stephen Barbella, President of GRC, added, "This relationship is expected to allow us to service a wider audience who can experience the quality of a premium Cigar at better pricing."

GRC continues to seek the development of online partnerships to expand the sale of its wide selection of Premium Cigars.

About, Inc., Inc. is an online "closeout" retailer offering discount, brand-name merchandise for sale over the Internet. The company offers its customers an opportunity to shop for bargains conveniently, while offering its suppliers an alternative inventory liquidation distribution channel., headquartered in Salt Lake City, is a publicly traded company listed on the NASDAQ National Market System and can be found online at


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