BRUSSELS, BELGIUM--(Marketwire -08/14/12)-
BRUSSELS, Belgium, August 14, 2012 - Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels:DELB) (DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, confirms that it will announce its second quarter 2012 results (ended June 30, 2012) on Wednesday August 22, 2012 at 7:00 a.m. CET. The press release will be available on Delhaize Group's website (www.delhaizegroup.com) immediately after its publication.
The Delhaize Group management team will discuss the second quarter 2012 results during an investor conference call that will start at 03:00 p.m. CET (09:00 a.m. ET) on August 22, 2012. To participate in the conference call, please call +44 20 3106 7162 (U.K), +1 646 254 3375 (U.S.) or +32 2 620 0137 (Belgium), with "Delhaize" as password.
The conference call will also be broadcast live over the internet on August 22, 2012 at 03:00 p.m. CET (09:00 a.m. ET) at www.delhaizegroup.com. An audio replay of this webcast will be available at the same website starting at 06:00 p.m. CET (12:00 p.m. ET) on August 22, 2012.
Delhaize Group is a Belgian international food retailer present in eleven countries on three continents. At the end of the first quarter of 2012, Delhaize Group's sales network consisted of 3 309 stores. In 2011, Delhaize Group posted EUR 21.1 billion (USD 29.4 billion) in revenues and EUR 475 million (USD 661 million) in net profit (Group share). At the end of 2011, Delhaize Group employed approximately 160 000 people. Delhaize Group's stock is listed on NYSE Euronext Brussels (DELB) and the New York Stock Exchange (DEG).
Press release in pdf format: http://hugin.info/133961/R/1633800/524413.pdf
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