Delhaize Group: Capital Structure Disclosure Made According To The Requirements Of Belgian Law

BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sept. 30, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels: DELB- NYSE: DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, discloses the informationrequired  under article 15, § 1 and 18, § 1  of the Law of May 2, 2007 regardingthe  disclosure of major  shareholdings in listed  companies following a capitalincrease resulting from the exercise of subscription rights by employees.Information as of September 27, 2013 :  * Total outstanding capital: € 51 224 785.00  * Total number of outstanding ordinary shares: 102 449 570  * Total number of outstanding subscription rights (each right entitles the    holder to subscribe to one new ordinary share): 3 167 172Pursuant  to Delhaize  Group's Articles  of Association,  the threshold  as fromwhich a shareholding needs to be disclosed has been set at 3%.Notifications  of important shareholdings to be made according to the Law of May2, 2007 or   Delhaize   Group's  Articles  of  Association  should  be  sent» Delhaize GroupDelhaize Group is a Belgian international food retailer present in ten countrieson three continents. At the end of the second quarter of 2013, Delhaize Group'ssales network consisted of 3 455 stores. In 2012, Delhaize Group posted €21.0billion ($27.0 billion) in revenues and €104 million ($134 million) in netprofit (Group share). At the end of 2012, Delhaize Group employed approximately158 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 findit on the website Questions can be sent» ContactsInvestor Relations: + 32 2 412 2151Media Relations:    + 32 2 412 8669  Press release in Pdf:[HUG#1732048]