Orkla ASA has on 22 February 2012 bought 500,000 Orkla shares through broker-houses at an average price of NOK 46,5 per share.
Orkla's total holding of own shares after this transaction is 11,997,990.
Oslo, 23 February 2012
Contacts Orkla Investor Relations:
Siv Merethe S. Brekke, Tel.: +47 930 56093