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News Briefs for May 11, 2017

•Heaven Hill Brands has named Denny Potter as vice president of operations and master distiller. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 11, 2017

Brown-Forman Posts 5% Growth In U.S. In Fiscal First Half

Brown-Forman has revealed solid underlying growth numbers in the core U.S. market for the six months through October, marking its fiscal first half, with organic net sales up 5%. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 7, 2016

Brown-Forman Sells Struggling Southern Comfort And Tuaca To Sazerac For $544 Million

Brown-Forman has agreed to offload its struggling Southern Comfort brand, along with Tuaca liqueur, to Sazerac Co. for $544 million. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 14, 2016

Liqueurs’ Longtime Leaders Struggling Amid Changing Tastes

With a thriving cocktail culture radiating from key urban centers to more up-and-coming markets around the country, the U.S. liqueurs category is poised for strong growth going forward. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 23, 2015

Brown-Forman’s Net Sales Fall By 3% In H1 As Strong Dollar Negates Underlying Growth

Brown-Forman achieved strong underlying sales growth in the first half of its fiscal 2016, but the strong dollar hurt the company’s performance outside the U.S., where it now does 60% of its business. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 2, 2015

Brown-Forman Reportedly Exploring Sale Of Southern Comfort, Chambord

Brown-Forman is considering a sale of several brands, including the Southern Comfort and Chambord liqueur labels, according to a report from Reuters, which added that the company has tapped Goldman Sachs to advise on the potential deal. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 30, 2015

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