Notice of Orkla's Annual General Meeting 2011

Enclosed please find the notice of Orkla's Ordinary General Meeting, including an appendix. The Annual General Meeting will be held at Gamle Logen, Grev Wedels plass 2 in Oslo, Norway at 3.00 p.m. on Thursday, 14 April 2011.

A hardcopy version of the Notice will be posted to all shareholders in the week beginning on 21 March. To order a printed version of the appendix to the Notice, see

www.orkla.com

The Annual General Meeting will be simultaneously interpreted to English, and both languages will be webcast at www.orkla.com.

Orkla ASA
Oslo, 24 March, 2011

Contacts Orkla Investor Relations:
Rune Helland, Tel.: +47 2254 4411
Siv Merethe S. Brekke, Tel: +47 2254 4455


This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.