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Press release

Delhaize disclosure of acquisition of treasury shares

BRUSSELS, Belgium, December 13, 2011 – Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels: DELB - NYSE: DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, discloses the information with respect to the acquisition of treasury shares required under the article 207 of the Royal Decree of January 30, 2001 implementing the Belgian Company Code.

Delhaize Group has recently acquired the following number of shares on Euronext Brussels to fulfil its future delivery obligations related to its associate share compensation plans:

Purchase date
Number of shares purchased
Average unit purchase price
(in €)
Lowest unit purchase price
(in €)
Highest unit purchase price
(in €)
December 2, 2011
20 000
44.51
44.20
44.89
December 5, 2011
2 467
44.99
44.92
45.00
December 6, 2011
17 533
44.33
43.74
44.92
December 7, 2011
20 000
43.10
42.77
43.27

 

Delhaize Group

Delhaize Group is a Belgian international food retailer present in eleven countries on three continents. At the end of the third quarter of 2011, Delhaize Group’s sales network consisted of 3 362 stores. In 2010, Delhaize Group posted EUR 20.8 billion (USD 27.6 billion) in revenues and EUR 574 million (USD 762 million) in net profit (Group share). At the end of the third quarter of 2011, Delhaize Group employed approximately 154 000 people. Delhaize Group’s stock is listed on NYSE Euronext Brussels (DELB) and the New York Stock Exchange (DEG).