Orkla ASA has on 27 February 2012 bought 388,000 Orkla shares through broker-houses at an average price of NOK 46,3 per share.
Orkla's total holding of own shares after this transaction is 13,177,990.
Oslo, 28 February 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 acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)