Profile: Brown-Forman Corp (BFa.N)
29 Jun 2016
Brown-Forman Corporation, incorporated on October 19, 1933, manufactures, bottles, imports, exports, markets and sells alcoholic beverages. The Company's principal brands include Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey, Jack Daniel's ready-to-drinks (RTD), Jack Daniel's Tennessee Honey, Gentleman Jack Rare Tennessee Whiskey, Jack Daniel's Tennessee Fire, Jack Daniel's Single Barrel, Jack Daniel's Winter Jack, Jack Daniel's Sinatra Select, Jack Daniel's No. 27 Gold Tennessee Whiskey, Finlandia Vodkas, Finlandia RTDs, Southern Comfort, Southern Comfort flavored line extensions, Southern Comfort RTDs, Korbel California Champagnes, Korbel California Brandy, el Jimador Tequilas, el Jimador New Mix RTDs, Woodford Reserve Kentucky Bourbons, Canadian Mist Canadian Whisky, Herradura Tequilas, Sonoma-Cutrer California Wines, Early Times Kentucky Whisky, Early Times Fire Eater, Early Times Kentucky Bourbon, Chambord Liqueur, Pepe Lopez Tequila, Antiguo Tequila, Old Forester Kentucky Bourbon, Tuaca Liqueur, Collingwood Canadian Whisky, Santa Dose Cachaca and The GlenDronach, BenRiach, and Glenglassaugh.
The Company's products are sold in approximately 160 countries around the world. The Company's international markets include Australia, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Germany, Poland, France, Russia, Turkey, Canada and Japan. The Company sells its brands to distributors and state Governments, which sells to retail customers and consumers in the United States. The Company owns and operates distribution companies in over 10 markets, including Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, South Korea, Mexico, Poland and Turkey. In the United Kingdom, the Company partners in a cost-sharing arrangement with another supplier to sell a portfolio of both companies' brands.
The Company competes with Bacardi Limited, Beam Suntory Inc., Davide Campari-Milano S.p.A., Diageo PLC, LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton S.A., Pernod Ricard S.A., and Remy Cointreau S.A.
850 DIXIE HWY
LOUISVILLE KY 40210
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- BRIEF-Brown-Forman CEO's FY 2016 total compensation was $9.6 mln vs $11.02 mln in 2015 - SEC Filing
- BRIEF-Brown-Forman CEO's 2016 total compensation was $9.6 mln
- Marie Brizard to bring Sazerac's Fireball to France - sources
- BRIEF-Brown-Forman Q4 earnings per share $2.60
- Bourbon maker Brown-Forman shares seen expensive