First Day of Trading of ARYZTA AG

22nd August 2008 
Zurich
 
 
 
First Day of Trading of ARYZTA AG
 
 
 
ARYZTA AG has completed the combination of Hiestand Holding AG and IAWS Group plc. ARYZTA AG is the global leader in value added baked goods with geographical reach extending from North America through Europe to South East Asia and Australia. A total of 78,940,460 shares will be outstanding. Trading of the shares of ARYZTA AG on the SWX Swiss Exchange and the Irish Stock Exchange ISE will commence today 22 August 2008.
 
The IAWS Group plc results for the year ended 31 July 2008, the Hiestand Holdings AG interim results for the period ended 30 June 2008 and the pro-forma results for ARYZTA AG for the year ended 31 July 2008 will be released on the 22 September 2008.
 
 
 
 
 
Contacts:
 
ARYZTA AG
Email: info@aryzta.com 
 
Temple Bar Advisory
Media & Investor Relations
Alex Money / Lorna Ellen
Tel: +44 207 002 1080
Hirzel Neef Schmid Konsulenten
Public Relations
Aloys Hirzel +41 4 33 44 42 45
 
Murray Consultants
Public Relations
Joe Murray    + 353 86 2534950  
Joe Heron     + 353 87 6909735
 

ARYZTA AG Prospectus

 

Timetable for Hiestand’s merger with IAWS

Circular to IAWS Group Plc shareholders re: ARYZTA AG

 

Creating the Global Leader in Value Added Baked Goods

ARYZTA AG – Proposal for acquisition of IAWS Group Plc