Bruce L. Byrnes Elected To Brown-Forman Board

Louisville, KY, September 23, 2010 – Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE: BFA, BFB) announced today that Bruce L. Byrnes has been elected to the company’s Board of Directors, effective today.Byrnes is a former director and executive of the Procter & Gamble Company, where he served in a variety of high-level positions during a career that spanned […]

September 23rd, 2010|Corporate|

Jack Daniel’s Ready-to-Drink Beverages Surpass Three Million Case Mark in Australia

Lynchburg, TN, September 13, 2010 – Jack Daniel’s Ready-To-Drink (RTD) beverages in Australia have reached a milestone and surpassed the three million case mark in sales.“This is an incredible achievement for the brand and is the result of the outstanding work of our Australian team,” said Gus Griffin, Senior Vice President Managing Director Jack […]

September 13th, 2010|Brand|

Bonterra Vineyards Launches Campaign for Urban Farming

As one of the world’s leading producers of wine made from organically grown grapes, Bonterra is partnering with Growing Power, an organization focused on providing communities with healthy foods, to raise awareness and funds for urban farming. The partnership begins with an online fundraising campaign where Bonterra will donate $20,000 to local urban farming […]

September 13th, 2010|Corporate Responsibility|

Brown-Forman Fiscal Year Sales Off To A Good Start; Confirms Full Year Guidance

Louisville, KY, September 1, 2010 – Brown-Forman confirms its guidance for fiscal 2011 following its first quarter performance.  Improving upon its full year fiscal 2010 performance, the company grew underlying  net sales 3% and reported net sales 1%, to $745 million during the quarter.  Paul Varga, the company’s chief executive officer stated, “In what […]

September 1st, 2010|Earnings|