Brown-Forman Acquiring Remaining Interest in Finlandia Vodka

Louisville, KY, November 22, 2004 — Brown-Forman Corporation announced today that it has reached agreement with the Altia Corporation of Finland (Altia) to acquire the remaining 20% of the capital stock of Finlandia Vodka Worldwide Ltd. (FVW) for €46.8 million. Brown-Forman and Altia have jointly owned FVW since 2000. Finlandia Vodka is a premium […]

November 22nd, 2004|Earnings|

Brown-Forman Declares Increased Quarterly Cash Dividend (November 2004)

Louisville, KY, November 18, 2004 — Brown-Forman announced today that its Board of Directors increased the quarterly cash dividend 15.3% from 21.25 cents to 24.50 cents per share on Class A and Class B Common Stock. As a result, the indicated annual cash dividend will rise from $0.85 per share to $0.98 per share.Stockholders […]

November 18th, 2004|Earnings|

Brown-Forman Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Scheduled for November 23

Louisville, KY, November 16, 2004 — Brown-Forman will release its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2005 on November 23 before 8:00 a.m. (EST). The company will host a conference call to discuss second quarter results at 10:00 a.m. (EST) that same morning. All interested parties in the U.S. are invited to […]

November 16th, 2004|Earnings|