CBD Cia Brasileira De Distr-pao De Acucar - ADR

Filed: 12 May 21, 8:00pm



Washington, D.C. 20549

Report of Foreign Private Issuer

Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

For the month of May, 2021

           Brazilian Distribution Company           
(Translation of Registrant’s Name Into English)

Av. Brigadeiro Luiz Antonio,
3142 São Paulo, SP 01402-901
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

        (Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F)

Form 20-F   X   Form 40-F       

        (Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule
101 (b) (1)):

Yes ___ No   X  

(Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule
101 (b) (7)):

Yes ___ No   X  

        (Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.)

Yes ___ No   X  






Publicly Held Company with Authorized Capital

Corporate Tax ID (CNPJ/ME) No. 47.508.411/0001-56

Company Registry NIRE 35.300.089.901




Companhia Brasileira de Distribuição (“Company”), in view of recent news published in the media regarding the possible sale of the Company's assets, including the participation held by the Company in Almacenes Éxito S.A. (“Éxito”), hereby informs its shareholders and the market in general that, currently, there are no binding conversations or discussions in progress in relation to the disposal of any asset, including the corporate interest held by it in Éxito, except as already officially disclosed to the market.


Finally, the Company reaffirms its commitment to keep the shareholders and the market in general informed about the progress of this and any other matter of interest to the market.


São Paulo, May 12th, 2021.



Isabela Cadenassi

Investor Relations Officer





        Pursuant to the requirement of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

Date:  May 12, 2021By:    /s/ Jorge Faiçal            
           Name:  Jorge Faiçal
           Title:    Chief Executive Officer
   By:    /s/ Isabela Cadenassi            
           Name:Isabela Cadenassi
           Title:Investor Relations Officer


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