Grand Slam Announces Acquisition And Name Change

Apr 17, 2001, 01:00 ET from Asconi Corporation

    BOISE, Idaho, April 17 /PRNewswire/ --
 Grand Slam Treasures, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board:   GRST) today announced the
 acquisition of Asconi Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board:   ASCS), a Moldovan wine
 manufacturer.  Grand Slam has changed its corporate name to Asconi Corporation
 as well as its trading symbol, which is now ASCS.  Asconi Corporation is the
 largest Moldovan importer of wines into Russia.  The Company, with over 200
 products, is the largest independent wine producer in Moldova.
     More information can be found on the web at: http://www.Asconi.com.
 
     "Safe Harbor" Statement Under The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
 of 1995: The statements in the press release that relate to the company's
 expectations with regard to the future impact on the company's results from
 new products in development are forward-looking statements, within the meaning
 of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The results
 anticipated by any or all of these forward-looking statements may not occur.
 
 

SOURCE Asconi Corporation
    BOISE, Idaho, April 17 /PRNewswire/ --
 Grand Slam Treasures, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board:   GRST) today announced the
 acquisition of Asconi Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board:   ASCS), a Moldovan wine
 manufacturer.  Grand Slam has changed its corporate name to Asconi Corporation
 as well as its trading symbol, which is now ASCS.  Asconi Corporation is the
 largest Moldovan importer of wines into Russia.  The Company, with over 200
 products, is the largest independent wine producer in Moldova.
     More information can be found on the web at: http://www.Asconi.com.
 
     "Safe Harbor" Statement Under The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
 of 1995: The statements in the press release that relate to the company's
 expectations with regard to the future impact on the company's results from
 new products in development are forward-looking statements, within the meaning
 of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The results
 anticipated by any or all of these forward-looking statements may not occur.
 
 SOURCE  Asconi Corporation