6 June 2012

Karusel supports Russian Red Cross aid program

Moscow, 6 June 2012

X5 Retail Group N.V., (“X5” or the “Company”), Russia’s largest retailer in terms of revenue (LSE ticker symbol: FIVE), announced today that its Karusel hypermarket chain has concluded an agreement to make donations to the Russian Red Cross (Red Cross), a charitable organization celebrating its 145th anniversary this year.