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Constellation Sells Paul Masson Brandy To Sazerac For $255 Million

Constellation has agreed to sell its Paul Masson Grande Amber Brandy to Sazerac in a deal worth $255 million. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 25, 2020

American Brandy Is Enjoying A Renaissance

Spurred by the craft movement, domestic brandies are starting to catch fire in the marketplace. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 23, 2017

Surging Flavors Propel E&J Brandy To Best Performance In Years

E&J brandy has been among the U.S. market’s top 10 spirits brands for years and the largest-selling brandy, but it’s been sliding over recent years as rivals like Constellation’s Paul Masson have gained a larger share of the category. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 1, 2017

Constellation Posts 7% Sales Rise In First Quarter

Driven by continuing growth across its beer business and an improvement in wine and spirits depletions, Constellation saw net sales increase 7% to $1.6 billion in its fiscal first quarter, ended in May. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2015

Interview, Part 2: Chris Fehrnstrom, CMO, Constellation Wine & Spirits

In Part 2 of this exclusive SND interview, Chris Fehrnstrom, chief marketing officer for Constellation Brands’ spirits and wine division, discusses how the whisk(e)y boom is impacting the company, Constellation’s efforts to reach female wine consumers and its international ambitions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 18, 2014