HISTORY

1758

Casa Cuervo is born

1795

King Charles IV issues a royal decree in Spain granting Mr. José Antonio de Cuervo land ownership and the first license to produce and distribute tequila

1873

The first three tequila barrels are exported

1880

First Company to bottle tequila in glass bottles

1900

Jose Cuervo brand is established

1940

Leader in the tequila industry

1948

Margarita’s cocktails are created

1974

Jose Cuervo promotes tequila’s certificate of origin and exports 500,000 cases

1989

Positioning of products’ portfolio in 42 countries

1994

2 million cases exported

1999

5 million cases sold

2004

Cuervo has presence in over 85 countries and is the first Company in its industry to obtain the Socially Responsible Company (ESR) distinction granted by Cemefi

2007

Proximo Spirits is established

Acquisition of Three Olives

2010

250 years of history

Acquisition of Hangar 1

Acquisition of Stranahan’s

2011

Acquisition of Boodles Gin

2013

Beginning of distribution of Jose Cuervo brand in the United States through Proximo Spirits

7 million cases exported

2015

Acquisition of OBD (Old Bushmills Distillery)

2016

Casa Cuervo and Proximo Spirits merger Launch of Ready to Drink beverages, Jose Cuervo Especial Paloma and Kraken Cola

2017

Initial Public Offering in the Mexican Stock Exchange: Becle, S.A.B de C.V.