Pricier whiskeys boost results at Brown-Forman

|About: Brown-Forman Corporation (BF.A)|By:, SA News Editor

Brown-Forman (BF.A, BF.B) reports it grew sales in emerging markets by 7% during the first half of its fiscal year.

Margins expanded during the period as the product mix for the company improved.

The Jack Daniels brands saw underlying sales growth of 10%, while sales for super-premium whiskey blend Woodford Reserve increased 27%.