Pernod To Sell Bushmills To Diageo

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Published: 06/24/2005

PARIS - Pernod Ricard S.A. this month announced the sale of The Old Bushmills Distillery Co. Ltd., including the Bushmills Irish whiskey brand, to Diageo PLC. The deal, contingent on Pernod Ricard's proposed acquisition of Allied Domecq, would send Bushmills, the world's second largest Irish whiskey brand, to Diageo for about $364.65 million.