Brown-Forman Board Increases Share Repurchase Authorization by $1 Billion

Louisville, KY, March 25, 2015 – Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE: BFB, BFA) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a $1 billion increase to its share repurchase authorization and extended it through March 24, 2016, subject to market and other conditions. The existing buyback authorization had $108 million remaining as of market close […]

March 25th, 2015|All|

Brown-Forman Names Campbell Brown President of Old Forester

Louisville, KY, March 17, 2015 – Brown-Forman announced today that Campbell Brown has been promoted to the new position of President, Old Forester, effective May 1. Brown, who is a fifth generation descendent of company founder George Garvin Brown (whose signature remains on the bottle today), will be responsible for the worldwide growth of […]

March 19th, 2015|All|

Brown-Forman Declares Cash Dividend for April 1, 2015

Louisville, KY, January 20, 2015 – Brown-Forman’s Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 31½ cents per share on its Class A and Class B Common Stock.  Stockholders of record on March 10, 2015 will receive the cash dividend on April 1, 2015. Brown-Forman has paid regular quarterly cash dividends for 69 […]

January 20th, 2015|Earnings|

BeMyDD Launches Designated Driver Program in Joint Promotion with Brown-Forman

CLEVELAND, OH, December 11, 2014 – BeMyDD (Be My Designated Driver), the nation’s largest designated driver service, today launched a joint promotion with Brown-Forman Corporation, one of the largest American-owned companies in the wine and spirits business with brands including Jack Daniel’s, Southern Comfort, Finlandia, Korbel and others. First time users of the BeMyDD […]

December 11th, 2014|Corporate Responsibility|

Brown-Forman Reports Solid First Half Underlying Results; Foreign Exchange Tempers Full Year Growth Outlook

Louisville, KY, December 3, 2014 – Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BFA, BFB) reported financial results for its second quarter and the first half of fiscal 2015 ended October 31, 2014.  The company grew reported net sales1 5% to $1,135 million in the second quarter (+7% on an underlying basis2).  Reported operating income decreased 3% in the […]

December 3rd, 2014|Earnings|