DGAP-PVR: Celesio AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the

 DGAP-PVR: Celesio AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG  [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide  distribution  Celesio AG   24.01.2014 11:33  Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------  On January 23, 2014, Franz Haniel & Cie. GmbH, Duisburg, Deutschland has informed us according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting Rights on Celesio AG, Stuttgart, Deutschland, have exceeded the 75% threshold of the Voting Rights on January 22, 2014 and on that day amounted to 75.99% (this corresponds to 129258505 Voting Rights).    24.01.2014 DGAP's Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases. Media archive at www.dgap-medientreff.de and www.dgap.de  ---------------------------------------------------------------------------   Language:     English Company:      Celesio AG               Neckartalstr. 155               70376 Stuttgart               Germany Internet:     www.celesio.com   End of Announcement                             DGAP News-Service   ---------------------------------------------------------------------------