Zaandam, the Netherlands, February 13, 2018 - Ahold Delhaize has repurchased 4,025,185 of Ahold Delhaize common shares in the period from February 5, 2018 up to and including February 9, 2018. The shares were repurchased at an average price of EUR17.58 per share for a total consideration of EUR70.8 million. These repurchases were made as part of the EUR2 billion share buyback program announced on November 8, 2017.
The total number of shares repurchased under this program to date is 15,574,645 common shares for a total consideration of EUR282.1 million.
This press release is issued in connection with the disclosure and reporting obligation set out in Article 2(2) of the EU Regulation that contains technical standards for buyback programs.