Delhaize Group : Capital structure disclosure made according to the requirements of Belgian law

Delhaize Group : Capital structure disclosure made according to the 
requirements of Belgian law 
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM -- (Marketwired) -- 07/31/13 --  Delhaize  Group
(Euronext  Brussels: DELB -
NYSE:  DEG), the Belgian international 
food retailer, discloses the information
required  under article 15,
Section  1 and 18, Section  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 July 26, 2013 : 
* Total outstanding capital: EUR 51 047 802.00 
* Total number of outstanding ordinary shares: 102 095 604 
* Total number of outstanding subscription rights (each right
entitles the 
holder to subscribe to one new ordinary share): 3 324
759 
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 investor@delhaizegroup.com. 
Delhaize Group 
Delhaize Group is a Belgian international food retailer present in
ten countries
on  three continents. At the end of  the first quarter
of 2013, Delhaize Group's
sales  network consisted of  3 411 stores.
In 2012, Delhaize  Group posted EUR22.6
billion  ($29.0  billion)  in
 revenues  and  EUR104 million ($134 million) in net profit  (Group
share). At the end of 2012, Delhaize Group employed approximately
158
000 people.  Delhaize  Group's  stock  is  listed  on NYSE Euronext
Brussels
(DELB) and the New York Stock Exchange (DEG). 
This  press release is available in English, French and Dutch. You
can also find
it  on  the  website  http://www.delhaizegroup.com. 
Questions  can  be sent to investor@delhaizegroup.com. 
cautionary note regarding forward looking statements 
Statements that are included or incorporated by reference in this
press release
and other written and oral statements made from time to
time by Delhaize Group
and its representatives, other than statements
of historical fact, which address
activities, events and developments
that Delhaize Group exp
ects or anticipates
will or may occur in the
future, including, without limitation, expected costs
savings the
closing, conversion and opening of stores, the expected effect of
the
portfolio optimization, anticipated revenue and net profit growth,
strategic
options, future strategies and the anticipated benefits of
these strategies and
operating profit guidance, are "forward-looking
statements" within the meaning
of the U.S. federal securities laws
that are subject to risks and uncertainties.
These forward-looking
statements generally can be identified as statements that
include
phrases such as "guidance," "outlook," "projected," "believe,"
"target,"
"predict," "estimate," "forecast," "strategy," "may,"
"goal," "expect," "anticipate," "intend," "plan," "foresee,"
"likely," "will," "should" or other
similar words or phrases.
Although such statements are based on current information, actual
outcomes and results may differ materially from those projected
depending upon a variety of factors, including, but not limited
to,
changes in the general economy or the markets of Delhaize Group,
in strategy, in consumer spending, in inflation or currency exchange
rates or in legislation or regulation; competitive factors; adverse
determination with respect to claims;
inability to timely develop,
remodel, integrate, open, convert or close stores;
and supply or
quality control problems with vendors. Additional risks and
uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially
from those
stated or implied by such forward-looking statements are
described in Delhaize
Group's most recent Annual Report on Form 20-F
and other filings made by Delhaize Group with the U.S. Securities and
Exchange Commission, which risk factors are incorporated herein by
reference. Delhaize Group disclaims any obligation to update
developments of these risk factors or to announce publicly
any
revision to any of the forward-looking statements contained in this
release,
including operating profit guidance, or to make corrections
to reflect future
events or developments. 
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