PPR : Availability of the 2012 Reference Document

Fri Apr 19, 2013 9:30am EDT

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Availability of the 2012 Reference Document

The 2012 Reference Document (Registration annual report) was filed with the French Financial Markets Authority (AMF) on Thursday, April 18th, 2013. It is available free of charge to the public under current regulatory conditions and may be viewed at the www.kering.com website (Finance section).

The Reference Document comprises the Annual financial report, the report by the Chairman of the Board of Directors on the Board's activities and on internal controls and risk management, the reports from the Auditors and their fees.

This press release is a free translation of the French original press release.
The original French version of this press release is available on our website at www.kering.com

About Kering*
A world leader in apparel and accessories, Kering develops an ensemble of powerful Luxury and Sport & Lifestyle brands: Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Brioni, Christopher Kane, Stella McCartney, Sergio Rossi, Boucheron, Girard-Perregaux, JeanRichard, Qeelin, Puma, Volcom, Cobra, Electric and Tretorn. By 'empowering imagination' in the fullest sense, Kering encourages its brands to reach their potential, in the most sustainable manner.
Present in more than 120 countries, the Group generated revenues of €9.7 billion in 2012 and had 33,000 employees at year end. The PPR (in future Kering) share is listed on Euronext Paris (FR 0000121485, PRTP.PA, PPFP).
* PPR will become Kering, subject to approval at the Annual General Meeting on 18 June 2013.

Press contacts
Paul Michon                            +33 (0)1 45 64 63 48                              paul.michon@kering.com
Hélène Saint-Raymond           +33 (0)1 45 64 61 20                              helene.saint-raymond@kering.com

Analyst/investor contacts
Alexandre de Brettes                              + 33 (0)1 45 64 61 49             alexandre.debrettes@kering.com
Edouard Crowley                     + 33 (0)1 45 64 63 28             edouard.crowley@kering.com

Website: www.kering.com      

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