Brown-Forman Breaks Ground on New $50 Million Slane Distillery at Ireland’s Historic Slane Castle; New Irish whiskey venture marks company’s first Irish whiskey distillery

Louisville, KY – September 29, 2015 – Brown-Forman Corporation held its official ground breaking ceremony today for Slane Distillery, the company’s initial entry into distilling Irish whiskey. Slane Distillery is also the first distillery built by Brown-Forman outside of the United States. The U.S. Ambassador to Ireland, Kevin O’Malley, joined representatives from Brown-Forman and […]

September 29th, 2015|All|

Brown-Forman to Present at Barclay’s Global Consumer Staples Conference on September 9

LOUISVILLE, KY, September 2, 2015– Brown-Forman Corporation will present at the Barclay’s Global Consumer Staples Conference on September 9, 2015 in Boston.

Paul Varga, Brown-Forman’s chairman and chief executive officer, will begin presenting at approximately 10:30 a.m. (EDT) on Wednesday, September 9, 2015. The audio presentation and PowerPoint slides will be made available as […]

September 2nd, 2015|All|

Brown-Forman Reports Strong Underlying First Quarter Results; Confirms Full Year Growth Outlook

Louisville, KY, August 26, 2015 – Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BFA, BFB) reported financial results for its first quarter ended July 31, 2015. The company’s reported net sales1 declined 2% to $900 million, but increased 7% on an underlying basis2. Reported net sales growth was negatively impacted by nine percentage points due to foreign […]

August 26th, 2015|All|

Brown-Forman’s First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Scheduled For August 26, 2015

Louisville, KY, August 12, 2015 – Brown-Forman Corporation will release its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2016 on August 26, 2015 by 8:00 a.m. (EDT), followed by a conference call to discuss the results at 10:00 a.m. (EDT). All interested parties in the U.S. are invited to join the […]

August 12th, 2015|All|

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|