Disclosure requirement - Rieber & Søn ASA

Orkla ASA has today accepted the mandatory bid at NOK 40,50 on all of our 12 424 907 shares in Rieber & Søn ASA. The acceptance is under the condition that no other higher bid is presented during the acceptance period or during an extension of the acceptance period.



Orkla ASA,
Oslo, 29th July 2010


Rune Helland, SVP Orkla Investor Relations,
Tel: +47 977 13250

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)