SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses in Excess of $100,000 From Investment in Fairway Group Holdings Corp. to Contact Brower Piven Before the April 15, 2014 Lead Plaintiff Deadline (FWM)

STEVENSON, Md., Feb. 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of purchasers of Fairway Group Holdings Corp. ("Fairway" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:FWM) securities during the period between April 16, 2013 and February 6, 2014, inclusive (the "Class Period").

If you have suffered a net loss from investment in Fairway Group Holdings Corp. securities purchased on or after April 16, 2013 and held through the revelation of negative information on February 6, 2014, as described below, you may obtain additional information about this lawsuit and your ability to become a lead plaintiff, at no cost to you, by contacting Brower Piven at, by email at, by calling 410/415-6616, or at Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, 1925 Old Valley Road, Stevenson, Maryland 21153. Attorneys at Brower Piven have combined experience litigating securities and class action cases of over 60 years.

No class has yet been certified in the above action. Members of the Class will be represented by the lead plaintiff and counsel chosen by the lead plaintiff. If you wish to choose counsel to represent you and the Class, you must apply to be appointed lead plaintiff no later than April 15, 2014 and be selected by the Court. The lead plaintiff will direct the litigation and participate in important decisions including whether to accept a settlement and how much of a settlement to accept for the Class in the action. The lead plaintiff will be selected from among applicants claiming the largest loss from investment in Company units during the Class Period.

The complaint accuses the defendants of violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 by virtue of the defendants' failure to disclose during the Class Period that same store sales were declining, the Company's direct store expenses were increasing and that the Company's financial forecasts were exaggerated. According to the complaint, following the Company's February 6, 2014 announcement of disappointing results for the fourth quarter of 2014, the value of Fairway shares declined significantly.

If you choose to retain counsel, you may retain Brower Piven without financial obligation or cost to you, or you may retain other counsel of your choice. You need take no action at this time to be a member of the class.

CONTACT: Charles J. Piven Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation Stevenson, Maryland 410/415-6616 hoffman@browerpiven.comSource: Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation