Diamond Foods Announces Date of Fiscal First Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Investor Conference Call

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 8, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diamond Foods, Inc. (Nasdaq:DMND) today announced that it will release financial results for its fiscal 2011 first quarter which ended October 31, 2010 on Wednesday, December 8, 2010 after the market close. Following the release, the company will host a conference call and webcast for investors beginning at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time to discuss the results and current corporate developments.

To participate in the call via telephone dial (888) 211-7360 from the U.S./Canada or (913) 312-1393 elsewhere and enter the participant pass code of 451-2522. To listen to the call over the internet, visit the company's website at and select "Investor Relations."

Archived audio replays of the call will be available on the company's website and via telephone.  The latter will begin approximately two hours after the call's conclusion and remain available through 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time December 15, 2010. It can be accessed by dialing (888) 203-1112 from the U.S./Canada or (719) 457-0820 elsewhere. Both phone numbers require the participant pass code listed above.  

About Diamond

Diamond Foods  is a high-growth innovative packaged food company focused on building, acquiring and energizing brands including Kettle® Chips, Emerald ® snack nuts, Pop Secret ® popcorn, and Diamond of California ® culinary and snack nuts. The Company's products are distributed in a wide range of stores where snacks and culinary nuts are sold.

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CONTACT: Diamond Foods, Inc. Investors: Bob Philipps, VP, Treasury & Investor Relations 415-445-7426 bphilipps@diamondfoods.com Edelman Media: Michael Altfest, Account Supervisor 415-486-3244 Michael.altfest@edelman.com