Trade subject to notification - Peter Ruzicka

Company closely associated with Peter Ruzicka, member of the Board of Orkla ASA, has today bought 100 000 shares in Orkla ASA at an average share price of NOK 72,45.
After this transaction, Peter Ruzicka and his close associates own 400 000 shares in Orkla ASA.
Orkla ASA
Oslo, 28 May 2008
Rune Helland, SVP Orkla Investor Relations,
Tel: +47 2254 4455