Suprema Specialties, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHEZ) announced yesterday that it has filed a Registration Statement for a public offering of 3,500,000 shares of common stock to be sold by the Company and an additional 550,000 shares to be sold by certain selling shareholders. The offering will be lead managed by Janney Montgomery Scott LLC.

Copies of the prospectus relating to the offering, when available, may be obtained from Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, 1801 Market Street, 8th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103, telephone (215) 665-6180.

About Suprema Specialties, Inc.

Suprema Specialties, Inc. manufactures and markets all natural Italian cheeses under the Suprema DiAvellino® brand name as well as under private label. Suprema's product line consist primarily of mozzarella, ricotta, parmesan and romano and provolone cheeses which it produces domestically, as well as imported parmesan and pecorino romano cheeses which it imports. Certain versions of its domestically produced cheeses include "lite" and lower fat, containing less fat and fewer calories. Suprema operates facilities in New Jersey, New York, California and Idaho. Suprema supplies cheeses to companies in the foodservice, food ingredient and retail distribution channels.

A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state. For further information about Suprema Specialties, Inc., please visit: www.supremachez.com