Constellation Brands was founded in 1945 by Marvin Sands as a small, family-owned wine company in Canandaigua, New York. Since that time, we have focused on building sustainable growth by staying true to the core values and small business philosophies that are the cornerstone of our inspiring heritage and foundation.
Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B) is the world leader in premium wine with an exciting portfolio of more than 100 wines, beers and spirits. Our brands help people enjoy life. As you celebrate the big moments or simply enjoy the quiet ones, we aspire to elevate life with every glass raised. Our passion is building brands that people love.
Constellation Brands is an S&P 500 Index and a Fortune 1000© company with 4,300 employees, sales in 125 countries and operations at 40 facilities worldwide. Our wide array of premium products includes: Robert Mondavi, Clos du Bois, Kim Crawford, Inniskillin, Franciscan Estate, Ruffino, Simi, Estancia, Corona Extra, Black Velvet Canadian Whisky and SVEDKA Vodka.
From the beginning, our founder rooted the company in a set of core values that we still uphold today. Above all else, we value our passionate people who make a difference at every level.
Today, Constellation Brands remains committed to bringing out the best in our people, our products and our business.
Constellation Brands is the:
- leading premium wine producer in the world
- leading premium wine company in the U.S.
- leading wine company in Canada
- a leading supplier in New Zealand
- leading beer importer and marketer in the U.S. through our Crown Imports joint venture with Mexico's Grupo Modelo