Scania CV AB ("Scania") and Beers n.v. ("Beers") announce that the expectation is justified that an agreement can be reached regarding a public offer for all shares of Beers, the distributor of Scania products in the Netherlands and regions within Germany. Scania intends to make a cash offer for all outstanding common shares of Beers. Since 1985, Scania has held 49.9% of the shares in Beers. Introduction