WHL - Woolworths Holdings Limited - Response to Australian media speculation [JSE Securities Exchange - SENS]
WHL - Woolworths Holdings Limited - Response to Australian media speculation    
Woolworths Holdings Limited                                                     
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)                                  
Registration number 1929/001986/06                                              
Share code:  WHL                                                                
ISIN:  ZAE000063863                                                             
RESPONSE TO AUSTRALIAN MEDIA SPECULATION                                        
Woolworths advises its shareholders that its subsidiary, Country Road Limited   
(CTY), listed on the Australian stock exchange, has made the following          
"Country Road is aware of media speculation concerning a possible transaction   
with Gresham Private Equity in relation to the Witchery Group.                  
Discussions with Gresham Private Equity relate to proposals that are incomplete,
confidential and non-binding and there is no certainty that a transaction will  
take place."                                                                    
Cape Town                                                                       
29 June 2012                                                                    
RAND MERCHANT BANK (A division of FirstRand Bank Limited)                       
Date: 29/06/2012 09:50:01 Produced by the JSE SENS Department.                  
The SENS service is an information dissemination service administered by the    
JSE Limited ('JSE'). The JSE does not, whether expressly, tacitly or            
implicitly, represent, warrant or in any way guarantee the truth, accuracy or   
completeness of the information published on SENS. The JSE, their officers,     
employees and agents accept no liability for (or in respect of) any direct,     
indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damage of any kind or nature,     
howsoever arising, from the use of SENS or the use of, or reliance on,          
information disseminated through SENS.                                          
Source: JSE Securities Exchange - SENS
DISCLAIMER: http://www.mcgbfa.com/disclaimer.htm