Ahold : Ahold share buyback update

                      Ahold : Ahold share buyback update

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April  2, 2013 -  Ahold has repurchased  1,652,217 
Ahold common shares  in the period  from March  25, 2013 up  to and  including 
March 29, 2013. The shares were repurchased  at an average price of €  11.9668 
per share for a total consideration of € 19.77 million. These repurchases were
made as part of the € 500 million share buyback program announced on  February 
28, 2013.



The total number of shares repurchased under this program to date is 3,233,067
common shares for a total consideration of € 38.20 million.





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