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Magazine Archives: Dec. 31, 2004 - Jan. 15, 2005

Contellation's Big Bang in Napa

Wine giant to acquire Mondavi for $1billion
James Laube, Daniel Sogg
Issue: December 31, 2004


Robert Mondavi Corp. has agreed to be acquired by global wine giant Constellation Brands for $1.03 billion in cash, ending a plan to split up one of California's most famous wine companies and taking control away from its founding family.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 31, 2004.


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