| Reference is made to the stock exchange release of 1 November 2011 regarding Shares for Employees 2011.|
The buying price, and thereby the number of shares acquired by primary insiders, was fixed on the basis of the closing price of the Orkla share on 4 November 2011. The buying price was thus set at NOK 30.45 per share, including a 30% discount.
Information about the number of shares acquired by primary insiders, as well as their new holdings, is attached to this message.
Oslo, 7 November 2011
Contact Orkla Investor Relations:
Siv Merethe S. Brekke
Tel.: +47 930 56093