United Natural Foods Enters into Contract with HLNT Networks to Act as Additional Fulfillment Partner

Apr 25, 2001, 01:00 ET from HLNT Networks Inc.

    NEW YORK, NY, April 25 /PRNewswire/ - HLNT Networks (OTC BB: HLNT,
 Berlin: HEA) today announced that it has entered into a contract with United
 Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ NM: UNFI), to provide HLNT with product
 fulfillment and distribution.
     "This agreement gives us a vital online distribution channel in the
 Vitamin, Mineral and Supplements (VMS) market place," stated Kevin Michel,
 Western Region President, UNFI. "HLNT has a proven track record delivering e-
 business services to the VMS industry. We are confident their services will
 benefit our clients."
     "Our contract with UNFI allows us to offer a broader selection of
 products to our clients, without them having to bear the costs tied to
 inventory," stated Grant Johnson, President and CEO of HLNT Networks. "As
 well, our new alliance with UNFI will provide us with a strategic opportunity
 to present our Internet products and services, through UNFI's sales network,
 to their client base."
 
     United Natural Foods, Inc. is the largest wholesale distributor of
 natural food and health care products in the US, with revenue of $908 million
 for fiscal 2000. United Natural Foods is a public company that is traded on
 the NASDAQ under the symbol UNFI. United Natural Foods distributes over 30,000
 products to more than 7,000 customers in 50 states, and serves a wide variety
 of retail formats including conventional supermarket chains, natural product
 superstores and independent retail operators.
 
     With an emphasis on quality, convenience and innovation, HLNT Networks
 (www.hlnt.net and www.nject.com) provides end-to-end e-business and e-commerce
 solutions, primarily for brick & mortar businesses. HLNT Networks offers
 Internet solutions that accelerate the development of new e-business and e-
 commerce channels for our clients. Through our full range of products and
 services, we partner with our clients to create new revenue sources, reduce
 operating costs and improve their communications strategy, via the Internet.
 
     The statements contained herein which are not historical fact are forward-
 looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could
 cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-
 looking statements, including but not limited to, certain delays in testing
 and evaluation of products and other risks detailed from time to time in HLNT
 Networks filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
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    NEW YORK, NY, April 25 /PRNewswire/ - HLNT Networks (OTC BB: HLNT,
 Berlin: HEA) today announced that it has entered into a contract with United
 Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ NM: UNFI), to provide HLNT with product
 fulfillment and distribution.
     "This agreement gives us a vital online distribution channel in the
 Vitamin, Mineral and Supplements (VMS) market place," stated Kevin Michel,
 Western Region President, UNFI. "HLNT has a proven track record delivering e-
 business services to the VMS industry. We are confident their services will
 benefit our clients."
     "Our contract with UNFI allows us to offer a broader selection of
 products to our clients, without them having to bear the costs tied to
 inventory," stated Grant Johnson, President and CEO of HLNT Networks. "As
 well, our new alliance with UNFI will provide us with a strategic opportunity
 to present our Internet products and services, through UNFI's sales network,
 to their client base."
 
     United Natural Foods, Inc. is the largest wholesale distributor of
 natural food and health care products in the US, with revenue of $908 million
 for fiscal 2000. United Natural Foods is a public company that is traded on
 the NASDAQ under the symbol UNFI. United Natural Foods distributes over 30,000
 products to more than 7,000 customers in 50 states, and serves a wide variety
 of retail formats including conventional supermarket chains, natural product
 superstores and independent retail operators.
 
     With an emphasis on quality, convenience and innovation, HLNT Networks
 (www.hlnt.net and www.nject.com) provides end-to-end e-business and e-commerce
 solutions, primarily for brick & mortar businesses. HLNT Networks offers
 Internet solutions that accelerate the development of new e-business and e-
 commerce channels for our clients. Through our full range of products and
 services, we partner with our clients to create new revenue sources, reduce
 operating costs and improve their communications strategy, via the Internet.
 
     The statements contained herein which are not historical fact are forward-
 looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could
 cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-
 looking statements, including but not limited to, certain delays in testing
 and evaluation of products and other risks detailed from time to time in HLNT
 Networks filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
                     Visit the nject Site at www.nject.com
            Visit the HLNT Networks Corporate Site at www.hlnt.net.
 
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