Meeting in The Corporate Assembly of Orkla ASA

The Corporate Assembly of Orkla ASA today adopted a resolution to make the reports of the Committee of Inquiry and additional information available to company shareholders. The Chairman of the Corporate Assembly was authorised to prepare this material for publication after consulting with the Chairman of the Board of Directors.

In accordance with this resolution, the reports and additional documents, which constitute a large amount of material, will now be reviewed with a view to publication and thereafter published on Orkla's website at www.orkla.com. The documents are expected to be available to shareholders in Norwegian within a week, and the essential parts of it in English as soon as it is translated.