Constellation to Report Fourth Quarter Earnings And Host Conference Call April 7, 2004

FAIRPORT, N.Y., March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ, ASX: CBR), a leading international producer and marketer of beverage alcohol brands, announced today it will be reporting financial results for the fourth quarter ended February 29, 2004 on Wednesday, April 7, 2004 immediately after market hours. A conference call to discuss the financial results and outlook will be hosted by Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Richard Sands and Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer Tom Summer on Wednesday, April 7, 2004 at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern).

The conference call can be accessed by dialing +412-858-4600 beginning at 4:50 p.m. (Eastern). A live listen-only web cast of the conference call will be available on the Internet at the Company's web site, www.cbrands.com under Investors. Financial and statistical information discussed in the conference call and a reconciliation of any reported (GAAP) financial measures with comparable or non-GAAP financial measures will also be available when the call begins on the Company's web site under Investors by selecting Financial Information/Financial Reports. If you are unable to participate in the conference call, there will be a replay available on the Company's web site.

Constellation Brands, Inc. is a leading international producer and marketer of beverage alcohol brands with a broad portfolio across the wine, spirits and imported beer categories. Well-known brands in Constellation's portfolio include: Corona Extra, Pacifico, St. Pauli Girl, Black Velvet, Fleischmann's, Mr. Boston, Estancia, Simi, Ravenswood, Blackstone, Banrock Station, Hardys, Nobilo, Alice White, Vendange, Almaden, Arbor Mist, Stowells and Blackthorn.

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