BRUSSELS, Belgium, June 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels: DELB - NYSE:DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, discloses the information required under article 15, § 1 and 18, § 1 of the Law of May 2, 2007 regarding the disclosure of major shareholdings in listed companies following a capital increase resulting from the exercise of subscription rights by employees.
Information as of June 25, 2014:
Total outstanding capital: € 51 336 401.50
Total number of outstanding ordinary shares: 102 732 803
Total number of outstanding subscription rights (each right entitles the holder to subscribe to one new ordinary share): 2 778 234
Pursuant to Delhaize Group's Articles of Association, the threshold as from which a shareholding needs to be disclosed has been set at 3%.
Notifications of important shareholdings to be made according to the Law of May 2, 2007 or Delhaize Group's Articles of Association should be sent to email@example.com.
Delhaize Group is a Belgian international food retailer present in eight countries on three continents. At the end of the first quarter of 2014 Delhaize Group's sales network consisted of 3 520 stores. In 2013, Delhaize Group posted €20.9 billion ($28.0 billion) in revenues and €179 million ($237 million) in net profit (Group share). At the end of 2013, Delhaize Group employed approximately 160 000 people. Delhaize Group's stock is listed on NYSE Euronext Brussels (DELB) and the New York Stock Exchange ( DEG ).
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Source: Delhaize Group