G Willi Food International: Response to publications in the Israeli business press – the Grup has not acquired the shares of Shufersal Ltd., except for an existing stake


מ”עב לנוישנרטניא דופיליו.ג


2022 לירפאב 25

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מ”עב לנוישנרטניא דופיליו.ג

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Response to publications in the Israeli business press

YAVNE, Israel April 25, 2022 – G. Willi-Food International Ltd. (NASDAQ: WILC) (TASE: WILF) (there “Company” or “Willi Food“), a global company specializing in the development, marketing and international distribution of kosher foods, hereby clarifies, following publications in the Israeli business press regarding the acquisition of the shares of Shufersal Ltd. by Messrs. Zvi and Yossi Williger, the controlling shareholders of the Company, which the Company has not acquired, directly or through companies owned by it (the “Group“), the shares of Shufersal Ltd., with the exception of an existing interest, at a negligible rate, in the current investment portfolio of the Group.


G.Willi-Food International Ltd.(http://www.willi-food.com)is an Israel-based company specializing in high quality and tasty kosher food products. Willi-Food is engaged directly and through its subsidiaries in the design, import, marketing and distribution of more than 600 food products worldwide. As one of Israel’s leading food importers, Willi-Food markets and sells its food products to more than 1,500 customers and 3,000 outlets in Israel and around the world, including large retail chains and private supermarkets, wholesalers and institutional consumers. The Company’s operating divisions include Willi-Food in Israel and Euro European Dairies (Gold-Frost) Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary that designs, develops and distributes branded kosher dairy products.


This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 relating to future events or our future performance, such as statements regarding trends, demand for our products and expected sales, operating results, and earnings. Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause our actual results, levels of activity, performance or achievements to be materially different from future results, levels of activity, performance or achievements. expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. – look at the statements. These risks and other factors include, but are not limited to: currency risks, including changes in marketable securities or changes in exchange rates – in particular the NIS/US dollar exchange rate, default in payment of one of our major customers, the loss of one or more of our key personnel, changes in laws and regulations, including those relating to the food retail industry, and the failure to meet and maintain qualifications and regulatory approvals for our products, the termination of agreements with our suppliers, the loss of one or more of our major customers, increases or decreases in global food procurement prices, increased levels of competition in Israel and other markets in which we operate, changes in economic conditions in Israel, including in particular economic conditions in principal markets of the Company, our inability to accurately forecast the consumption of our products and the evolution of consumer preferences, our inability to protect our intellectual property rights, our inability to successfully integrate our recent acquisitions, coverage of insufficient insurance to cover loss of product liability claims, risks associated with product liability claims, and risks associated with starting the credit extension business. We cannot guarantee future results, activity levels, performance or achievements. The matters discussed in this press release also involve risks and uncertainties summarized under the heading “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 15, 2022. These factors are updated from time to time by filing reports and registration statements with the Securities and Exchange Commission. We assume no obligation to update the forward-looking information contained in this press release.

Company Contact:

G.Willi – Food International Ltd. Yitschak Barabi, CFO (+972) 8-932-1000 itsik.b@willi-food.co.il



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