Statement on misappropriation of Wai Yuen Tong brand name in connection with product promotion and marketing

Wai Yuen Tong Medicine Company Limited (“Wai Yuen Tong” or the “Company”) recently found that certain illegal organization has misappropriated the Company’s brand name and used without authorization pictures of the Company’s retail outlets for the selling of products that have no connection with the Company. On its website, the illegal organization claimed that its product “Hong Kong Huashi Kungfu Soup” has been selling very well in Wai Yuen Tong’s retail outlets and other pharmacies for almost 50 years. The Company believes that the statement published on the relevant website is a misrepresentation, and has seriously damaged the commercial interests of Wai Yuen Tong, as well as misled consumers.

Wai Yuen Tong hereby solemnly declares that:

1.Wai Yuen Tong and its subsidiaries have never sold “Hong Kong Huashi Kungfu Soup”; Wai Yuen Tong never has any connection with “Hong Kong Huashi Kungfu Soup” nor does it have any business relationship with the relevant illegal organization, or the main distributor or agents mentioned in the website of the relevant illegal organization;

2.Products sold in Wai Yuen Tong retail outlets are premium traditional medicines such as ginsengs and antlers, traditional Chinese medicines and health products under Wai Yuen Tong brand name, and other brands of products with the authorization of the relevant companies;

3.Wai Yuen Tong reserves the right to take legal actions against the illegal use of the brand name of Wai Yuen Tong, act of misleading consumers, and misappropriation of the pictures of Wai Yuen Tong’s retail outlets for promotion by the illegal organization.

Wai Yuen Tong’s traditional Chinese medicines and health products are produced using the finest medicinal materials together with traditional ancient formulae. Wai Yuen Tong’s products are subject to stringent testing to give consumers best product quality assurance. For more information on Wai Yuen Tong’s production and operation as well as its products, please visit Wai Yuen Tong’s corporate website, or call its hotlines at (852) 27278911 (Hong Kong) or 800-830-1345 (China) for enquiry.

Wai Yuen Tong Medicine Company Limited
15 September 2011