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The origin of this US beverage giant, headquartered in Fairport, US new York is located in 1945, when Marvin Sands (1926-1999) with eight employees, the company "Canandaigua Industries Co" in the city of Canandaigua in the vicinity in the area Finger lakes founded. The winemaking had father Mack Sands on his Car-Cal Winery in North Carolina learned. Marvin's goal was to produce cheap bulk wine. In 1972, it was renamed Canandaigua Wine Company and 1974, the purchase of Bisceglia Brothers Winery in Madera (California). In the 1980s, the company was with Coolers extremely successful.

Constant purchases of wineries, wineries, beer and spirits brands and companies have made Constellation Brands one of the world's leading companies largest wine companies, These were 1974 Bisceglia Brothers Winery, 1982 Batavia Wine Cellars, 1987...

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