10/10/2000 10:00 

On 18 August 2000, Carlsberg Danmark A/S made an offer to the shareholders of Albani Bryggerierne A/S.

At expiry of the offering period on 10 October 2000 at 9.00, the conditions for the offer had not been fulfilled, and Carlsberg Danmark A/S has thus decided not to complete the offer.

Carlsberg Danmark A/S is a 100 per cent owned subsidiary of Carlsberg A/S.