Constellation Brands is a publicly-traded drinks company with brands of of wine, beer, and spirits.
The company was established in 1945 by Marvin Sands in New York as Canandaigua Industries Company.
Constellation Brands is the largest wine producer in the world with more than 100 brands including Robert Mondavi, Clos du Bois, and Manischewitz.
The company is the third-largest beer producer and is the sole US distributor for Mexican beer giant Grupo Morelos, the brewer of Corona, Modelo Especial, and Negra Modelo.
Constellation Brands also markets spirits such as Black Velvet whiskey and SVEDKA vodka.
The company is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol STZ, is #779 in the Fortune 1000, is a member of the S&P 500, has 4,500 employees, and had $4.27 billion in revenue in 2013.