Woodford Reserve Bourbon Releases 2009 Kentucky Derby® Bottle

Louisville, KY, March 30, 2009 – Capturing the adrenaline-filled world of horse racing through the eyes of a jockey, Woodford Reserve, an award-winning small-batch bourbon, is honoring the country’s favorite horse race with the release of its limited edition 2009 Kentucky Derby bottle featuring artwork by retired jockey Tom Chapman.“Much as we try, it’s impossible […]

March 30th, 2009|Brand|

Churchill Downs® Makes it “Official”

Louisville, KY, March 27, 2009 – Brown-Forman brands have returned to the starting gate for Kentucky Derby® 135. Woodford Reserve® Bourbon and Early Times® Mint Julep are this year’s “Official” whiskey products of the Kentucky Derby and Churchill Downs® Derby-related events. As crown jewels in Kentucky’s illustrious history, the Kentucky Derby and the beloved whiskeys […]

March 27th, 2009|Brand|

Brown-Forman Reports Growth in Earnings Per Share: 9% in Third Quarter; 7% for the First Nine Months of Fiscal 2009

Louisville, KY, March 10, 2009 – Brown-Forman Corporation reported diluted earnings per share  increased 9% to $0.81 for its fiscal 2009 third quarter ending January 31, 2009.  For the first nine months of the fiscal year, diluted earnings per share increased 7% to $2.34.  Reported operating income decreased 2% to $177 million for the […]

March 10th, 2009|Earnings|