Close associate to Svein S. Jacobsen, member of the Board of Orkla ASA, has on 3 November 2008 bought 5 000 shares in Orkla ASA at an average share price of NOK 46.00.
After this transaction, Svein S. Jacobsen and his close associates own 40 000 shares in Orkla ASA.
Oslo, 3 November 2008
Lars Røsæg, Investor Relations,
Tel: +47 2254 4426