LVMH Group Acquires the Clos des Lambrays Domain
PARIS -- April 14, 2014
LVMH Group announces the acquisition of Clos des Lambrays, one of the oldest
and most prestigious vineyards in Burgundy, located near the village of Morey
With a unique area of 8.66 hectares, Clos des Lambrays is the largest Grand
Cru of the Côte de Nuits region. The Domain also produces Morey Saint Denis
Premier Cru, Puligny Montrachet Premier Cru “Clos du Cailleret” and Premier
Cru “Les Folatières” white wines.
The passion, savoir-faire and constant pursuit of outstanding quality, in the
service of an exceptional terroir, places the wines of Clos des Lambrays among
the best in Burgundy.
In accordance with the traditions and customs of Burgundy wine making, LVMH
will ensure the future sustainability of the estate, which will continue to be
led by Thierry Brouin, its chief winemaker for the last 35 years.
LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton is represented in Wines and Spirits by a
portfolio of brands that includes Moët & Chandon, Dom Pérignon, Veuve Clicquot
Ponsardin, Krug, Ruinart, Mercier, Château d’Yquem, , Château Cheval Blanc,
Hennessy, Glenmorangie, Ardbeg, Wen Jun, Belvedere, 10 Cane, Chandon, Cloudy
Bay, Terrazas de los Andes, Cheval des Andes, Cape Mentelle, Newton et
Numanthia. Its Fashion and Leather Goods division includes Louis Vuitton,
Céline, Loewe, Kenzo, Givenchy, Thomas Pink, Fendi, Emilio Pucci, Donna Karan,
Marc Jacobs, Berluti, Nicholas Kirkwood and Loro Piana. LVMH is present in the
Perfumes and Cosmetics sector with Parfums Christian Dior, Guerlain, Parfums
Givenchy, Parfums Kenzo, Perfumes Loewe as well as other promising cosmetic
companies (BeneFit Cosmetics, Make Up For Ever, Acqua di Parma and Fresh).
LVMH is also active in selective retailing as well as in other activities
through DFS, Sephora, Le Bon Marché, la Samaritaine and Royal Van Lent. LVMH's
Watches and Jewelry division comprises Bulgari, TAG Heuer, Chaumet, Dior
Watches, Zenith, Fred, Hublot and De Beers Diamond Jewellers Ltd, a joint
venture created with the world’s leading diamond group.
"Certain information included in this release is forward looking and is
subject to important risks and uncertainties and factors beyond our control or
ability to predict, that could cause actual results to differ materially from
those anticipated, projected or implied. It only reflects our views as of the
date of this presentation. No undue reliance should therefore be based on any
such information, it being also agreed that we undertake no commitment to
amend or update it after the date hereof.”
Analysts and investors:
Chris Hollis, + 33 1.4413.2122
Michel Calzaroni/Olivier Labesse/Sonia Fellmann/Hugues Schmitt
+ 33 1.4070.1189
Hugh Morrison, + 44.773.965 5492
Michele Calcaterra/Mateo Steinbach
Kekst & Company
James Fingeroth/Molly Morse/Anntal Silver
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