Constellation Drops Bid For Allied Domecq

Published: 07/13/2005

FAIRPORT, N.Y. (PRNewswire-FirstCall) - Constellation Brands Inc. last month said it was not going to pursue an offer for Allied Domecq plc. Constellation was part of a consortium which included Brown-Forman Corp., Lion Capital and The Blackstone Group that announced its interest in acquiring the British drinks company shortly after France's Pernod Ricard SA announced a similar bid in partnership with U.