Corby Partners with World's Third Largest Wine Company

Agreement to represent The Wine Group brands in Canada 
TORONTO, April 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Corby Distilleries Limited and The Wine Group 
LLC announced today that they have entered into an agreement providing Corby 
the exclusive rights to represent The Wine Group brands in Canada for the next 
five years, effective as of April 1, 2013 in Quebec and May 15, 2013 for all 
other provinces. 
Under the agreement, Corby will represent all The Wine Group brands, including 
Cupcake Vineyards, Big House Wine Co., Cocobon, Concannon Vineyard, Grayfox 
Vineyards and Mogen David Wine Co. The portfolio, which is primarily 
positioned in the growing market for premium wine brands sourced from the 
world's most important growing regions, offers strong diversity in style and 
price points relevant for today's millennial wine consumer. 
"We are delighted to partner with The Wine Group in Canada and excited to work 
on these dynamic brands. Their range effectively doubles our wine market share 
and provides an excellent complement to our existing successful premium wine 
portfolio that includes Jacob's Creek, Stoneleigh, Graffigna, and Campo Viejo. 
This important agreement reinforces our position as a key supplier in both 
premium spirits and wine", said Patrick O'Driscoll, Corby's President and 
Chief Executive Officer. 
"We are excited to align with Corby, who shares our passion for delivering 
unbeatable brand value and continuous innovation to consistently exceed our 
customer's expectations. We look forward to taking the premium wine brands of 
The Wine Group to new levels of success in the dynamic and important Canadian 
market," said Fritz Lance, The Wine Group's President of International and 
"The Wine Group's decision to entrust us with their brands is a recognition of 
the increasing expertise that Corby has built in this sector," added Mr. 
About Corby 
Corby is a leading Canadian marketer and distributor of spirits and imported 
wines. Corby's portfolio of owned-brands includes some of the most renowned 
brands in Canada, including Wiser's Canadian whiskies, Lamb's rum, Polar Ice 
vodka and McGuinness liqueurs. Through its affiliation with Pernod Ricard 
S.A., a global leader in the spirits and wine industry, Corby also represents 
leading international brands such as ABSOLUT vodka, Chivas Regal, The 
Glenlivet and Ballantine's Scotch whiskies, Jameson Irish whiskey, Beefeater 
gin, Malibu rum, Kahlúa liqueur, Mumm champagne, and Jacob's Creek, Wyndham 
Estate, Stoneleigh, Campo Viejo and Graffigna wines. Corby was named one of 
the 50 Best Workplaces in Canada by The Great Place to Work® Institute Canada 
in both 2012 and 2013. The existing Voting Class A Common Shares and 
Non-voting Class B Common Shares of the Company are traded on the Toronto 
Stock Exchange under the symbols CDL.A and CDL.B, respectively. For further 
information, please visit our website: 
About The Wine Group 
The Wine Group is a leading producer and marketer of table wines in the United 
States. Founded in 1981 and based in California, The Wine Group is the world's 
third largest wine producer by volume and the world's most cost- and 
carbon-efficient vintner. The Wine Group's global portfolio includes Cupcake 
Vineyards, Big House Wine Co., Cocobon, Concannon Vineyard, Grayfox Vineyards, 
Mogen David Wine Co. and many other brands. 
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements 
concerning possible or assumed future results of Corby's operations. 
Forward-looking statements typically are preceded by, followed by or include 
the words "believes", "expects", "anticipates", "estimates", "intends", 
"plans" or similar expressions. Forward-looking statements are not guarantees 
of future performance. They involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions and, 
as such, the Company's results could differ materially from those anticipated 
in these forward-looking statements. Accordingly, readers should not place 
undue reliance on forward-looking statements. All financial results are 
reported in Canadian dollars. 
Media inquiries Corby: Amandine Robin, Manager, Communications 
Investor inquiries Corby: John Leburn, Vice-President & Chief Financial 
Media inquiries The Wine Group: Kimberly Geluz 
Image with caption: "Patrick O'Driscoll, Corby's President and Chief Executive 
Officer (left), and Fritz Lance, The Wine Group's President of International 
and Alliances (right). (CNW Group/Corby Distilleries Limited)". Image 
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