Rémy Cointreau signs an agreement to acquire the Larsen Cognac Company

  Rémy Cointreau signs an agreement to acquire the Larsen Cognac Company

Business Wire

PARIS -- December 18, 2012

RegulatoryNews:

Rémy Cointreau (Paris:RCO) announces that it has signed an agreement to
acquire the entire share capital of Larsen, the Vikings’ Cognac.

Founded in 1926, Larsen is one of the last independent cognac producers, with
a unique range of rare and prestigious products. Over three generations, the
company has built up inventories of aged eaux-de-vie which enables it to
guarantee the quality of its production and optimise its purchasing power.

In a press release dated 31 October 2012, it was announced that Rémy Cointreau
had entered into exclusive negotiations with a view to acquire the share
capital of Larsen.

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Contact:

Rémy Cointreau
JEZEQUEL Joëlle, +33 1 44 13 45 15