Benetton Group: weekly communication on the shares’ buyback programme

Ponzano, 1 September 2008 – Benetton Group communicates that, in the period from 25 to 29 August 2008, the Company purchased a total number of 259,000 Benetton ordinary shares at the average price of Euro 7.114, for a total value of Euro 1,842,638.30.

Details of the transactions on a daily basis:

Following the purchases announced today, Benetton Group holds a total amount of 4.656.045 treasury shares, equal to 2.549% of the share capital.

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