Constellation Pays $885 Million for Beam Wines

Eric Arnold, Tim Fish
Issue: February 29, 2008

Constellation Brands, the world's largest wine company, has made its third major acquisition in roughly as many years. After buying Robert Mondavi for $1.3 billion at the end of 2004, and Canadian wine company Vincor for about the same amount early in 2006, Fairport, N.

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