WILLEMSTAD, Curacao, Jan. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Retail Holdings N.V. (Symbol: RHDGF) U.S. shareholders are advised that the $2.50 share distribution paid on or about October 11, 2012 to shareholders of record September 27, 2012 is characterized for U.S. federal income tax purposes as a return of capital. Please see IRS Form 8937 posted on the website at www.retailholdings.com under Corporate Investors/Annual and Periodic Reports. U.S shareholders should consult with their tax advisors, as appropriate. For further information, please contact Amy Pappas at (914) 241-3404. SOURCE Retail Holdings N.V.