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RNBs sales in January 2011

RNB's total sales in proprietary stores in January 2011 amounted to SEK 230.0 M,
compared with SEK 232.7 M in the corresponding month a year earlier, divested
operations at Steen & Ström in Oslo excluded, which is an decrease of 1.1%. In
local currencies the increase was 0.4%. Including divested operations the sales
decreased with 7.7% and measured in local currencies with 5.7%.

Sales in comparable stores in Sweden in January 2011 increased by 1.9% compared
with the corresponding month in the preceding year. According to the so-called
Blixtindex issued by the Swedish Trade Federation (Svensk Handel), the Swedish
clothing in comparable stores decreased by  2.2% in January. Total sales in
local currencies in comparable stores in all countries increased by 1.5%.

The calendar effect in January for the retail clothing sector in Sweden compared
with the corresponding month in the preceding year is according to the Swedish
retail statistics agency, HUI, negative 1.3%.

The number of proprietary stores amounted to 221 at January 31, 2011, compared
with 239 a year earlier (excl. divested operations 223 stores).

Turnover in proprietary stores for fiscal year 2009/2010 amounted to approx.
75% of total annual net sales.

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RNB RETAIL AND BRANDS owns, operates and develops fashion, clothing,
accessories, jewelry and cosmetics stores that focus on providing excellent
service and a world-class shopping experience. Sales are mainly conducted in
Scandinavia through the three store concepts Brothers & Sisters, JC and Polarn
O. Pyret, as well as through shops in the department stores NK in Stockholm and
Gothenburg and Illum in Copenhagen. RNB RETAIL AND BRANDS has operation in 11
countries. RNB RETAIL AND BRANDS has been listed on the OMX Nordic Exchange
since 2001.

RNBs sales in January 2011:

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