LVMH Group Acquires the Clos des Lambrays Domain

PARIS--()--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 Saint Denis.

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

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.”

Contacts

Analysts and investors:
LVMH
Chris Hollis, + 33 1.4413.2122
or
Media:
France:
DGM Conseil
Michel Calzaroni/Olivier Labesse/Sonia Fellmann/Hugues Schmitt
+ 33 1.4070.1189
UK:
Hugh Morrison, + 44.773.965 5492
Italy:
Carlo Bruno&Associati
Michele Calcaterra/Mateo Steinbach
+39 02.8905.5101
US:
Kekst & Company
James Fingeroth/Molly Morse/Anntal Silver
+1 212.521.4800

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Contacts

Analysts and investors:
LVMH
Chris Hollis, + 33 1.4413.2122
or
Media:
France:
DGM Conseil
Michel Calzaroni/Olivier Labesse/Sonia Fellmann/Hugues Schmitt
+ 33 1.4070.1189
UK:
Hugh Morrison, + 44.773.965 5492
Italy:
Carlo Bruno&Associati
Michele Calcaterra/Mateo Steinbach
+39 02.8905.5101
US:
Kekst & Company
James Fingeroth/Molly Morse/Anntal Silver
+1 212.521.4800