Estate Coffee Holdings Corp. Global Distribution Agreement with Coffee Solutions Limited
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Coffee Solutions Limited will supply ECHD with competitively priced Jamaica Blue Mountain roasted coffee for sales and distribution. The two year renewable agreement is designed to assist CSL in marketing of trade names owned and controlled by CSL. ECHD agrees to collaborate with CSL to expand their brands on a global basis.
Basil Jones, owner of Coffee Solutions Limited, is a respected coffee cupper and roaster. Basil also provides consultant services in quality control to various coffee producers in the Jamaica Blue Mountain coffee growing region.
Errol Gillespie, who introduced Basil Jones to ECHD, stated, "I have known Basil for over ten years and his dedication to producing roasted coffee of the highest quality is a benefit that will enable Estate Coffee Holdings to market some of the finest Jamaica Blue Mountain coffee the island produces."
Estate Coffee Holdings Corp. also owns a 20 percent interest in DTS8 Holdings Company Ltd., a roaster and marketer world-wide of "DTS8 Premium Selection Coffee" located in Shanghai, China, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Estate Coffee Holdings Ltd.
About Estate Coffee Holdings Corp.
Estate Coffee Holdings' mission is to become a significant participant in the global coffee industry. The business model and strategy of the Company is to take an ownership role in all aspects of bringing coffee to market, thereby capturing margins at each step from; coffee production and purchasing; processing; exporting; roasting; and direct consumer sales. The business model allows itself to be duplicated in any country where fine coffees are grown, creating a socially responsible and viable coffee company. For more information, visit www.estatecoffeeholdings.com.
This announcement contains forward-looking statements. These statements are made under the "safe harbor" provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Statements in this announcement that are not historical facts represent only the Company's current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections and are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements involve various risks and uncertainties. Important risks and uncertainties that could cause the Company's actual results to be materially different from expectations include but are not limited to the risks set forth in the Company's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Company's annual report on Form 10-K. The Company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement, except as required under applicable law.