Imperial Sugar Company (AMEX: IHK) announced that it has received notice from the American Stock Exchange ("AMEX") staff that the Company no longer complies with AMEX's continued listing guidelines. AMEX has filed an application with the Securities and Exchange Commission to strike the Company's common stock from listing and registration on AMEX, effective at the opening of the trading session on February 20, 2001. The Company has notified AMEX that it will not object to the delisting of its common stock.