Brown-Forman CEO Lawson Whiting: UK route to market will ‘reaccelerate growth’

Lawson Whiting, CEO of Brown-Forman, said the launch of the group’s own distribution firm in the UK will “reaccelerate growth” in the market after sales declined due to a “short-term disruption”. Brown-Forman, the Kentucky-based owner of brands such as Woodford Reserve Bourbon and Herradura Tequila, released its third quarter and year-to-date sales last week. The UK – the group’s second largest market after the US – dropped by 7% during the first nine months of…

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