SOURCE: Delhaize Group

September 02, 2009 12:58 ET

Delhaize Group: Disclosure of Acquisition of Treasury Shares

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM--(Marketwire - September 2, 2009) -


BRUSSELS, Belgium, September 2, 2009 - Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels: DELB) (NYSE: DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, discloses the information with respect to the acquisition of treasury shares required under the new article 207 of the Royal Decree of January 30, 2001 implementing the Belgian Company Code.

Delhaize Group has recently acquired the following number of shares on Euronext Brussels in order to satisfy exercises of stock options:

Purchase date  Number of shares purchased Unit purchase price
August 24, 2009           25 000               EUR 47.373

August 25, 2009           30 882               EUR 47.76

More information on the modalities of these purchases can be found in the 2008 Annual Report of Delhaize Group on page 90.

Contacts

Geert Verellen:    + 32 2 412 83 62
Aurélie Bultynck:  + 32 2 412 83 61

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Contact Information

  • Contacts

    Geert Verellen:
    + 32 2 412 83 62

    Aurélie Bultynck:
    + 32 2 412 83 61