Press Release

Monday, August 6, 2001

Milano , 06 August 2001 - The Autogrill Group informs those interested that the Interim Report of its parent company Autogrill S.p.A. as of June 30th 2001 will be made available to the public by September 13th, 2001. This complies with the provisions of Article 82.2 of Consob (Italian corporate and stock-market surveillance commission) regulation 1197/99, which envisages exoneration from publication of the quarterly report as at June 30th if the Interim Report is approved within 75 days after the end of the first half of the fiscal year.