Brown-Forman Board Proposes 3-for-2 Stock Split

Louisville, KY, June 14, 2012 – The Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BFA, BFB) Board of Directors today approved a three-for-two stock split for all shares of Class A and Class B common stock to be paid in the form of a stock dividend. The implementation of the stock split is subject to the approval of an […]

June 14th, 2012|Earnings|

Growing Demand Leads Jack Daniel Distillery to Open New Barrel-Making Facility in Decatur, AL

Louisville, KY, June 14, 2012 – Brown-Forman announced plans today for a new cooperage to craft barrels in Decatur, Alabama, in order to meet growing worldwide demand for Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey.Brown-Forman and Jack Daniel’s officials joined with Alabama Governor Robert Bentley in Montgomery, AL, to make the formal announcement today.  The Jack Daniel […]

June 14th, 2012|Corporate|

Brown-Forman Reports Full Year 2012 Results – Anticipates Another Strong Year of High Single-Digit Underlying Operating Income Growth in Fiscal 2013

Louisville, KY, June 6, 2012 – Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BFA, BFB) today reported fourth quarter and fiscal year 2012 financial results.  Reported net sales grew 6% to $3.6 billion in fiscal 2012, or 9% on an underlying1 basis.  Reported operating income decreased 8% to $788 million, but increased 9% on an underlying basis.  Diluted earnings […]

June 6th, 2012|Earnings|