A strong investment case

Why invest in Ahold Delhaize

By purchasing Ahold Delhaize shares, investors gain a stake in one of the world’s largest retail groups, operating strong local consumer brands in the United States and Europe with:

  • Great local brands with #1 or #2 positions in the US and European markets we operate in

  • Strong free cash flow generation of €1.8 billion annually from 2019-2021, with a disciplined capital allocation strategy in a consolidating industry

  • Funding growth in key retail and eCommerce channels, with a goal to double net consumer online sales to around €7 billion in 2021

  • Highly focused on cost management, including €1.8 billion of cost savings expected from 2019-2021

  • Strong balance sheet with attractive returns to shareholders through a sustainably growing dividend and a €1 billion share buyback program during 2019