Tag Archives: Clos du Bois

• Facebook Enters The Wine Business

Facebook Enters The Wine Business

Facebook has started selling wine via a new online store on the site that encourages its US customers to send gifts to their Facebook friends. Keen to take advantage of the opportunity to trade on the world’s biggest social networking site, according to The Huffington Post, several US producers have put their wines up for […]

• Constellation Brands to sell Kenwood’s Blackstone Winery

Constellation Brands to sell Kenwood’s Blackstone Winery

Constellation Brands to close, sell Kenwood’s Blackstone Winery

Constellation Brands to sell Kenwood’s Blackstone Winery

• Constellation Brands maintaining Ontario wine operations

The world’s largest winery is dumping most of its non-US holdings but will remain invested in Canada, where sales of locally produced brands continue to gain favour with consumers. U.S.-based Constellation Brands Inc. said Thursday it’s selling 80 per cent of its Australian and U.K. business, which includes such wineries as Hardys and Barossa Valley […]

• Gallo set to reclaim top rank as Constellation sells

Gallo set to reclaim top rank as Constellation sells

E.&J. Gallo Winery of Modesto is poised to reclaim the top rank in the world with Thursday’s announcement that Constellation Brands Inc. is selling off some of its holdings. Constellation, based in Victor, N.Y., had knocked Gallo from the No. 1 spot for wine volume in 2003 when it merged with Australian vintner BRL Hardy […]

• Constellation Brands sells off Hardys wine in $230 million deal

Constellation Brands sells off Hardys wine in $230 million deal

CONSTELLATION Brands will sell the assets of Hardys wine company in a $230-million deal. he sale to Sydney-based CHAMP Private Equity will include Hardys Reynella winery and some of Australia’s most prominent wine brands. Labels in the Hardy stable include Hardys, Chateau Reynella, Tintara, Leasingham, Stonehaven, Banrock, Berri Estates, Renmano and Omni. Constellation said it […]