Coors, Molson Announce Merger Plans

Published: 08/03/2004

GOLDEN, Colo., and MONTREAL, Canada - The world's fifth largest brewer will be created as the result of last month's announced ""merger of equals"" between Adolph Coors Co. and Molson Inc. With combined beer sales of 51 million U.S. barrels, the new company, to be named Molson Coors Brewing Co. will bring together Coors, the third-largest brewer in the U.S.