News Release

HF Foods Appoints Maria Ross to its Board of Directors

June 28, 2024

LAS VEGAS, June 28, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HF Foods Group Inc. (NASDAQ: HFFG) (“HF Foods”, or the “Company”), a leading food distributor to Asian restaurants across the United States, today announced the appointment of Maria Ross to the Company’s board of directors effective immediately.

Simultaneously with the appointment of Ms. Ross, Dr. Hong Wang has departed from his position as a director of the Company. As a result of the appointment of Ms. Ross, the Company’s board of directors continues to be comprised of four independent directors and Mr. Peter Zhang, the CEO of the Company.

Ms. Ross is a supply chain executive with over 30 years of experience, focused on team development, strategic planning and operational execution in manufacturing, grocery and retail. Prior to her appointment as a member of the Company’s board of directors, Ms. Ross held positions with Nike, The Fresh Market, BJ’s Wholesale Club, Oldcastle, Inc. and The Home Depot wherein she focused on supply chain and logistics matters.

“We are excited to have Ms. Ross join our Board of Directors,” said Peter Zhang, CEO of the Company. “Her background in supply chain and logistics matters will be invaluable for the Company.”

About HF Foods Group Inc.

HF Foods Group Inc. is a leading marketer and distributor of fresh produce, frozen and dry food, and non-food products to primarily Asian restaurants and other foodservice customers throughout the United States. HF Foods aims to supply the increasing demand for Asian American restaurant cuisine, leveraging its nationwide network of distribution centers and its strong relations with growers and suppliers of fresh, high-quality specialty restaurant food products and supplies in the US, South America, and China. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, HF Foods trades on Nasdaq under the symbol “HFFG”. For more information, please visit www.hffoodsgroup.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

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