Notice of Orkla's Annual General Meeting 2012

The Annual General Meeting of Orkla ASA will be held at the Norwegian Opera House, Kirsten Flagstads plass 1, Oslo, on Thursday, 19 April 2012 at 3 p.m. Notice of attendance must be received no later than 3 p.m. (Norwegian time) on 16 April 2012. Attached you will find the notice to the General Meeting, including an appendix.
A hardcopy version of the Notice will be posted to all shareholders today. To order a printed version of the appendix to the Notice, see
Notice of the Annual General Meeting and other documents relating to items of business, as well as further information concerning the rights of shareholders, may be found at
The Annual General Meeting will be simultaneously interpreted to English, and both languages will be webcasted at

Registration will open at 2 p.m at the date of the General Meeting, whereafter a light meal will be available.

Orkla ASA
Oslo, 29 March, 2012

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.