Hampton Industries, Inc. (Amex: HAI) reported an increase in net sales for the quarter ended April 1, 2000. Net sales were $42,930,000 as compared to $36,914,000 during the comparable period in 1999. The net loss for the quarter was $1,171,000 or $.21 per diluted share for the quarter as compared to a net loss of $507,000 or $.