Alliance Distributors Holding Inc. Reports September 30, 2010 Financial Results and Investor Conference Call

Nov 09, 2010, 16:15 ET from Alliance Distributors Holding Inc.

NEW YORK, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alliance Distributors Holding Inc. (Pink Sheets: ADTR), a distributor of interactive video games and gaming products, today announced its financial results for the three month period ended September 30, 2010.

Net sales for the three months ended September 30, 2010 decreased 27% to $11.2 million from $15.4 million in the three months ended September 30, 2009.  Net income for the three months ended September 30, 2010 was $4,000, compared to $115,000 for the comparable period in 2009.

Jay Gelman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, "Our reduced sales level reflects the challenging times which continue in our industry. As reported by NPD Group, industry-wide year over year video game software sales were down in the quarter; to a low during the quarter of 14% off the prior year.  Nintendo's Wii and DS software sales in the quarter continued to lead the negative trend and were off over 35% during the quarter."

Timing of Conference Call with Q&A

Alliance Distributors will conduct an earnings conference call, including a question and answer period, at 3:00 PM ET on Wednesday, November 17, 2010.

The call-in number for the conference call is:

800-768-6570 (Pass code:  9411220)

About Alliance Distributors Holding Inc.

Alliance Distributors Holding Inc. (www.alliancedistributors.com), which does business as Alliance Distributors, is a full-service wholesale videogame distributor, specializing in gaming products and accessories for all key manufacturers and 3rd party publishers. Alliance Distributors offers support on: PS3, PSP, PS2, X-Box 360, Wii, DS and GBA SP, peripherals and software titles. Alliance develops downloadable and social content video games through Metaversal Studios (www.metaversalstudios.com), which it wholly-owns.

Safe Harbor

Certain statements contained in this press release contain forward-looking statements including without limitation, statements concerning our operations, economic performance, and financial condition.  The words "estimate," "believe," "expect," "should" and "anticipate" and other similar expressions generally identify forward-looking statements, which speak only as of their dates.

Investors are cautioned that all forward-looking statements, which are based largely on our current expectations, involve risks and uncertainty. Actual results, events and circumstances (including future performance, results and trends) could differ materially from those set forth in such statements due to various factors, risks and uncertainties, including without limitation, risks associated with technological change, competitive factors and general economic conditions, including the related impact on discretionary consumer spending, changes in marketing and distribution strategies by manufacturers, continued shortages of new platform systems, timely development and release of video game products we produce, potential cost overruns in our development of video games, ability to protect our intellectual property rights, potential claims that we have infringed the intellectual property rights of others, market acceptance of games we develop, ability to realize anticipated benefits of acquisitions, potential undiscovered liabilities of companies that we acquire, changes in our business or growth strategy, the emergence of new or growing competitors, various other competitive and technological factors. There can be no assurance that the results referred to in the forward-looking statements contained in this release will occur. The Company has no duty and undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.

ALLIANCE DISTRIBUTORS HOLDING INC. AND SUBSIDIARY

INCOME STATEMENTS

THREE MONTHS ENDED SEPTEMBER 30, 2010 AND 2009

(Unaudited; in thousands)

2010

2009

NET SALES

$11,211

$15,356

COST OF GOODS SOLD

9,732

13,397

GROSS PROFIT

1,479

1,959

OPERATING COSTS AND EXPENSES

1,386

1,695

INCOME FROM OPERATIONS

93

264

Interest expense

89

89

INCOME BEFORE PROVISION FOR INCOME TAXES

4

175

Provision for income taxes

-

60

NET INCOME

$     4

$   115

Net income per share:

  Basic and diluted

$      -

$       -

Weighted average common shares outstanding:

  Basic and diluted

52,883

52,883

ALLIANCE DISTRIBUTORS HOLDING INC. AND SUBSIDIARY

CONDENSED BALANCE SHEETS

(in thousands)

September,

June 30,

2010

2010

Unaudited

Derived from

audited financial

statements

ASSETS

CURRENT ASSETS:

 Cash and equivalents

$     326

$    906

 Accounts receivable-net

4,666

3,909

 Inventory

6,531

5,512

 Advances to suppliers

1,440

298

 Prepaid expenses and other current assets

296

236

 Deferred income taxes

277

277

            Total current assets

13,536

11,138

PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT – NET

264

318

DEFERRED INCOME TAXES

185

185

OTHER ASSETS

89

98

TOTAL

$14,074

$11,739

LIABILITIES AND STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY

CURRENT LIABILITIES:

 Notes payable – bank

$ 6,733

$ 5,131

 Accounts payable

2,726

1,993

 Accrued expenses and other current liabilities

349

353

            Total current liabilities

9,808

7,477

LONG-TERM OBLIGATIONS

20

28

STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY

4,246

4,234

TOTAL

$14,074

$11,739

COMMON SHARES OUTSTANDING

52,883

52,883

ALLIANCE DISTRIBUTORS HOLDING INC. AND SUBSIDIARY

CONDENSED STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS

THREE MONTHS ENDED SEPTEMBER 30, 2010 AND 2009

(Unaudited, in thousands)

2010

2009

OPERATING ACTIVITIES:

   Net income

$      4

$    115

   Adjustments to reconcile net income to net cash provided by

      operating activities:

      Depreciation and amortization

64

56

      Provision for doubtful accounts

-

45

      Stock option compensation  expense

8

14

      Deferred income taxes

-

17

      Other

(8)

1

      Changes in operating assets and liabilities-net

(2,244)

(813)

            Net cash used in operating activities

(2,176)

(565)

INVESTING ACTIVITIES:

   Purchase of property and equipment

(1)

(2)

              Net cash used in investing activities

(1)

(2)

FINANCING ACTIVITIES:

   Proceeds from note payable, net of repayments – bank

1,602

708

   Payment of long-term obligations

(5)

-

            Net cash provided by financing activities

1,597

708

(DECREASE) INCREASE IN CASH AND EQUIVALENTS

(580)

141

CASH AND EQUIVALENTS, BEGINNING OF PERIOD

906

924

CASH AND EQUIVALENTS, END OF PERIOD

$  326

$ 1,065

SOURCE Alliance Distributors Holding Inc.



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