Brown-Forman Shareholders Celebrate Exceptional Year in Fiscal 2015: Directors Elected; Dividend Declared

LOUISVILLE, KY, JULY 23, 2015 – Brown-Forman Corporation’s shareholders met today at the regularly scheduled annual meeting of shareholders and celebrated the company’s results in fiscal 2015, an exceptional year, according to Chief Executive Officer Paul Varga.

Varga informed shareholders that the company’s growth in underlying net sales and operating income again significantly outpaced […]

July 23rd, 2015|All|

Brown-Forman Publishes Fifth Corporate Responsibility Report: Focuses on the Power of Partnerships to Make a Positive Impact

Louisville, KY, July 21, 2015 – Brown-Forman announced today the publication of its fifth corporate responsibility report, covering the company’s performance, progress, and challenges in the areas of alcohol responsibility, environmental sustainability, employee relations, diversity and inclusion, and community involvement. The report is available on the company’s web site at www.brown-forman.com/responsibility. […]

July 21st, 2015|All|

Brown-Forman Annual Meeting of Stockholders is July 23

Louisville, KY, JULY 20, 2015 – Brown-Forman will hold its annual meeting of shareholders at 9:30 a.m. (EDT) on July 23. The meeting will be held at the company’s headquarters at 850 Dixie Highway, Louisville, KY.

Brown-Forman Chairman of the Board Geo. Garvin Brown IV will oversee the official business of […]

July 20th, 2015|All|

BROWN-FORMAN ANNOUNCES DEBT OFFERING

Louisville, KY, June 24, 2015 – Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE: BFA, BFB) today announced the pricing of its $500 million offering of senior unsecured notes. These 4.5% 30 Year Senior Notes are due July 15, 2045. Brown-Forman intends to use the net proceeds from the offering for general corporate purposes.

Barclays Capital Inc., Citigroup […]

June 24th, 2015|All|

Brown-Forman Reports Strong Underlying Results in Fiscal 2015; Expects Favorable Momentum to Continue into Fiscal 2016

Louisville, KY, June 3, 2015 – Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BFA, BFB) reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended April 30, 2015. For the full year, reported net sales1 increased 4% to $4,096 million (+6% on an underlying basis2), reported operating income increased 6% to $1,027 million (+9% on an underlying basis), […]

June 3rd, 2015|All|