Ahold : Ahold share buyback update

                      Ahold : Ahold share buyback update

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, May 13, 2013 - Ahold has repurchased 1,299,772
Ahold common shares in the period from May 6, 2013 up to and including May 10,
2013. The shares were repurchased at an average price of € 12.2564 per share
for a total consideration of € 15.93 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 8,277,675
common shares for a total consideration of € 98.89 million.



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