The just-drinks interview - Constellation Brands

A net loss in the last fiscal year and the global credit crunch may have led some to believe that Constellation Brands’ rampaging acquisitive growth strategy may have to be put on hold. In the second part of this month’s just-drinks interview, Constellation CEO Rob Sands suggests the emphasis is currently on creating efficiencies in existing businesses but that Constellation has lost neither its will nor the wherewithal to make further acquisitions.

The just-drinks interview – Constellation Brands, part two

22 May 2008

A net loss in the last fiscal year and the global credit crunch may have led some to believe that Constellation Brands’ rampaging acquisitive growth strategy may have to be put on hold. In the second part of this month’s just-drinks interview, Constellation CEO Rob Sands suggests the emphasis is currently on creating efficiencies in existing businesses but that Constellation has lost neither its will nor the wherewithal to make further acquisitions.

The just-drinks interview – Constellation Brands, part one

13 May 2008

Having blazed a trail in the world drinks market for some years, Constellation Brands suffered something of a reversal in its last fiscal year, recording a net loss of US$610. In this month’s two-part just-drinks interview, CEO Rob Sands tells Olly Wehring why the group is untroubled by last year’s result and, in spite of some worrying economic and market trends, remains upbeat about the future.

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Constellation Brands has posted a marked loss for its fiscal year.

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