ROGERS, Ark., June 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ecoark Holdings, Inc. (“Ecoark”), to be renamed Zest Technologies, Inc., (OTCQX:ZEST), an AgTech company focused on solutions that reduce food waste and improve product margins, today announced that it will file its Fiscal Year 2018 10-K on June 29, 2018 with the Securities and Exchange Commission with a permissible extension allowed for companies that need additional time. The extension was filed to support the additional time needed to complete the reclassification of the previously announced divestitures of the key assets of Pioneer Products, LLC, its subsidiary Sable Polymer Solutions, LLC, as well as the assets of Magnolia Solar, Inc., to discontinued operations. Also, expanded disclosures are required in the 10-K following the filing of the Company’s transition report on Form 10-QT required by the change in its fiscal year end from December 31 to March 31.

About Ecoark Holdings, Inc.Ecoark Holdings, Inc., to be renamed Zest Technologies, Inc., (OTCQX:ZEST) is focused on improving the agriculture and supply chain industries through innovative AgTech solutions for growers, processors, ranchers, restaurants and retail grocers. The Company offers a suite of proven solutions that address the $161 billion fresh food waste problem, improve delivered freshness, and provide true transparency for the fresh produce, meat and seafood supply chains. To learn more about Zest Labs, please click here. To watch a video about Zest Fresh, please click here.

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Investor Relations:John MillsICR646-277-1254 John.Mills@icrinc.com

Public Relations:Greg WoodZeno Group for Zest Labs650-801-7958 Greg.Wood@zenogroup.com