Orkla’s offer for A shares in Jotun will not be completed

The acceptance period set out in Orkla's offer to shareholders of A shares in Jotun of 31 August 2011 expired on 30 September 2011 at 5.30 pm.

2011-10-03

The condition regarding acceptance threshold of 50 per cent of the votes in Jotun is not fulfilled. Consequently, the offer will not be completed.

Orkla ASA
Oslo, 3 October 2011
 
Contact:
 
SVP Investor Relations
Rune Helland
Tel: +47 22 54 44 11
 
VP Investor Relations
Siv M. Skorpen Brekke
Tel: +47 22 54 44 55/ +47 930 56 093