Orkla ASA has on 17 February 2012 bought 486,895 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 10,714,072.
Oslo, 20 February 2012
Contact Orkla Investor Relations:
Siv Merethe S. Brekke, Tel.: +47 930 56093
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)