SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) October 30, 2020
CONSTELLATION BRANDS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
207 High Point Drive, Building 100, Victor, NY 14564
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (585) 678-7100
|(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)|
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of Each Class|
|Name of Each Exchange on Which Registered|
|Class A Common Stock||STZ||New York Stock Exchange|
|Class B Common Stock||STZ.B||New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
|Emerging growth company||☐|
|If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.||☐|
|Item 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
On October 30, 2020, Constellation Brands, Inc. (“Constellation”) issued a news release announcing the full redemption of its Senior Floating Rate Notes due 2021. A copy of this release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information in the news release attached as Exhibit 99.1 is incorporated by reference into this Item 7.01 in satisfaction of the public disclosure requirements of Regulation FD. This information is “furnished” and not “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and is not otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. Such information may be incorporated by reference in another filing under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or the Securities Act of 1933 only if and to the extent such subsequent filing specifically references the information incorporated by reference herein.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
For the exhibit that is furnished herewith, see the Index to Exhibits immediately following.
INDEX TO EXHIBITS
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: October 30, 2020||CONSTELLATION BRANDS, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Garth Hankinson|
|Executive Vice President and|
Chief Financial Officer