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

| Source: EQS Group AG
Celesio AG 

16.01.2014 11:07

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DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG.
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

On January 15, 2014, BlackRock, Inc., New York, NY, U.S.A. has informed us
according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting
Rights on Celesio AG, Stuttgart, Deutschland, have fallen below the 3%
threshold of the Voting Rights on January 13, 2014 and on that day amounted
to 2.67% (this corresponds to 4535964 Voting Rights).
According to Article 22, Section 1, Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with
sentence 2 of the WpHG, 2.67% of the Voting Rights (this corresponds to
4535964 Voting Rights) is to be attributed to the company.

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Language:     English
Company:      Celesio AG
              Neckartalstr. 155
              70376 Stuttgart
Internet:     www.celesio.com
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