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As Constellation’s Sales Rise 17%, Sands Family Proposes Relinquishing Majority Control

Constellation Brands posted sales up 17% to $2.36 billion in its fiscal first quarter ending in May, with operating income rising 10% to $793 million. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 30, 2022

Constellation’s Sales Hit $8.8 Billion In Full Fiscal Year

Constellation Brands posted sales up 2% on a comparable basis to $8.8 billion in the company’s fiscal year ended in February, as operating income grew 2% organically to $2.9 billion. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 7, 2022

Constellation’s Sales Rise 5%, Led By Beer, Higher-End Wine Brands

Constellation Brands posted sales up 5% on an organic basis to $2.37 billion in the three months through August, representing its fiscal second quarter, with its beer business in double-digit growth and its upscale wine portfolio led by The Prisoner, Kim Crawford, and Meiomi contributing solid momentum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 6, 2021

Exclusive: Constellation Targets Luxury Wine Tier With Saldo Brand

Since acquiring The Prisoner Wine Company from Huneeus Vintners for $285 million in 2016, Constellation Brands has successfully expanded the franchise at the wine market’s luxury tier, introducing new wines like a Napa Valley Cabernet and Carneros Chardonnay under the flagship Prisoner brand as well as the Unshackled lineup. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 30, 2021

Constellation Forms New Fine Wine And Craft Spirits Unit

Constellation Brands is creating a new dedicated unit to handle its fine wine and craft spirits brands. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 31, 2021

Exclusive: Constellation Adds Napa Valley Cabernet And Carneros Chardonnay To The Prisoner Range

Upscale California wine brand The Prisoner is launching two new wines, a Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon and Carneros Chardonnay. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 26, 2020

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