New Leaf's Master Distributors appointed Distributor of Record for NY2O

SOUTHBURY, CT / Master Distributors, Inc., a subsidiary of New Leaf Brands, Inc., (PINKSHEETS: NLEF) is pleased to announce that it has been appointed the distributor of record for NY2O Water for the Baltimore-Washington-Virginia Metroplex. NY2O is the flagship offering of New Dutch Water Corp., founded in 2005.

"Masters is the regional leader in the development and marketing of innovative beverage products," said David N. Fuselier, CEO of New Leaf Brands, Inc. "New Leaf and Masters actively seek new product introductions into its routes and chains and NY2O is an excellent example of our understanding of new product launches. This is one of several new product introductions that we intend to launch through our distribution channel over the coming months."

Master Distributors will, for the first time, be serving the New Jersey and New York division of Stop & Shop through the C&S Distribution Network, which supplies over 370 stores in the market area.

NY2O delivers the legendary taste of New York City's original water, famed for its quality around the world and born in the mountains of the Catskill-Forest Preserve. New Dutch Water has its own bottling company to ensure total control over quality. To learn more visit

About New Leaf Brands:

New Leaf Brands, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NLEF) is a diversified beverage holding company acquiring brands, distributors and co-packers in North America. For our customers, we provide high quality, great tasting beverages in well-placed consumer markets. For our shareholders, we acquire companies that build, maintain and nourish shareholder value. Our corporate mission is to be the best small-cap beverage holding company in North America. For more information please visit and follow us on Twitter @NLEFBrands.

This press release may contain forward-looking statements, made in reliance upon Section 21D of the Exchange Act of 1934, which involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties or other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the results, performance, or expectations implied by these forward-looking statements. The Company's expectations, among other things, are dependent upon economic conditions, continued demand for its products, the availability of raw materials, retention of its key management and operating personnel, its ability to operate its subsidiary companies effectively, need for and availability of more capital as well as other uncontrollable or unknown factors which are more fully disclosed in the Company's 10-Ks and 10-Qs on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

For more information contact:

David N. Fuselier, CEO or

Annie Dance, Manager - Corporate Communications

(203) 628-7142

SOURCE: New Leaf Brands, Inc.

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