Pernod Ricard : Completion of the Acquisition of the Shares in Le Maine au Bois SAS

Fri Apr 5, 2013 12:30pm EDT

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PARIS--(Business Wire)--
Regulatory News : 

Press Release - Paris, 5 April 2013

Further to our previous press release on February 11th 2013, Pernod Ricard
(Paris:RI) announces the completion of the acquisition of the shares in Le Maine
au Bois SAS. 

About Pernod Ricard
Pernod Ricard is the world`s co-leader in wines and spirits with consolidated
sales of € 8,215 million in 2011/12. Created in 1975 by the merger of Ricard and
Pernod, the Group has undergone sustained development, based on both organic
growth and acquisitions: Seagram (2001), Allied Domecq (2005) and Vin & Sprit
Pernod Ricard holds one of the most prestigious brand portfolios in the sector:
Absolut Vodka, Ricard pastis, Ballantine`s, Chivas Regal, Royal Salute and The
Glenlivet Scotch whiskies, Jameson Irish whiskey, Martell cognac, Havana Club
rum, Beefeater gin, Kahlúa and Malibu liqueurs, Mumm and Perrier-Jouët
champagnes, as well Jacob`s Creek, Brancott Estate, Campo Viejo and Graffigna
Pernod Ricard employs a workforce of nearly 18,800 people and operates through a
decentralised organisation, with 6 "Brand Companies" and 75 "Market Companies"
established in each key market. Pernod Ricard is strongly committed to a
sustainable development policy and encourages responsible consumption. Pernod
Ricard`s strategy and ambition are based on 3 key values that guide its
expansion: entrepreneurial spirit, mutual trust and a strong sense of ethics.
Pernod Ricard is listed on the NYSE Euronext exchange (Ticker: RI; ISIN code:
FR0000120693) and is a member of the CAC 40 index.

Pernod Ricard
Jean TOUBOUL, Tel: +33 (0)1 41 00 41 71
Financial Communication - Investor Relations VP
Stéphanie SCHROEDER, Tel: +33 (0)1 41 00 42 74
External Communications Deputy Director
Alison DONOHOE, Tel: +33 (0)1 41 00 42 14
Investor Relations
Florence TARON, Tel: +33 (0)1 41 00 40 88
Press Relations Manager
Carina ALFONSO MARTIN, Tel: +33 (0)1 41 00 43 42
Press Relations Manager 

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