SOURCE: Winning Brands Corporation

April 19, 2007 10:33 ET

Winning Colours® Adds 700 Stores to Retailer Base

Porter Paints Commences Vendor Listing Arrangement

BARRIE, ON -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 19, 2007 -- Winning Brands Corporation (PINKSHEETS: WNBD) (www.WinningBrands.ca) announces that its environmental paint and stain remover Winning Colours® Multi-Cleaner will be granted vendor status by the 700 store paint retail chain Porter Paints of Louisville, Kentucky (www.PorterPaints.com). This will permit stores in the Porter chain to carry Winning Colours® for consumers and contractors. The listing increases Winning Brands' retailer network at the start of the important 2007 spring/summer home renovation season. Winning Brands management favours the development of product knowledge by their retail partners and considers the decision by Porter Paints to materially assist Winning Brands to attain its target of 5,000 well informed and successful Winning Colours® retailers by 4th qtr 2008. Winning Brands' mission statement is to replace hazardous chemicals in widespread use with safer alternatives. Winning Colours® Multi-Cleaner replaces hazardous solvents for most uses in painting and other applications with a solution that is kind to skin and the environment.

Winning Brands Corporation manufactures Winning Colours® Multi-Cleaner in North America for consumer and industrial use. Winning Brands' full product range includes a variety of environmentally responsible alternative cleaning solutions, including its non-toxic Solvent Free Solutions™ alternative to Perchloroethylene used in Dry Cleaning and KIND™ Laundry Products.

Certain statements in this news release that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements may be identified by the use of words such as "anticipate," "believe," "expect," "future," "may," "will," "would," "should," "plan," "projected," "intend," and similar expressions. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of Winning Brands Corporation (the Company) to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. The Company's future operating results are dependent upon many factors, including but not limited to the Company's ability to: (i) obtain sufficient capital or a strategic business arrangement to fund its expansion plans; (ii) build the management and human resources and infrastructure necessary to support the growth of its business; and (iii) competitive factors and developments beyond the Company's control. Winning Colors is a Registered Trademark of Niagara Mist Marketing Ltd and used under licence. KIND™ is a trademark of Niagara Mist Marketing Ltd.

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