Are You Ready for Oregon Wine Month?

April 17, 2017|Consumer Marketing, Grapevine, Oregon Wine Month, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

There are many ways to get involved - make sure you're ready to celebrate in style. Oregon Wine Month kicks off in two short weeks and there are still plenty of opportunities to take advantage of the OWB's multi-channel programs. More than 75 restaurant accounts have signed up to host month-long Oregon wine flights, but [...]

Update on International Marketing Activities (Grapevine Newsletter)

April 11, 2017|Grapevine, International Marketing, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

It has been an exciting start to the year for Oregon wine in international markets. In the past two months many of your industry colleagues have carried the flag for Oregon in seven different countries by participating in Oregon Wine Board-organized trade tastings and educational seminars. Our consistent presence in those markets is paying off [...]

Oregon Wins Big at 2017 TEXSOM International Wine Awards

March 26, 2017|Grapevine, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

At the beginning of January the OWB issued a call for wines on behalf of the TEXSOM International Wine Awards (TIWA) in hopes of increasing Oregon’s representation and the results were staggering. The 2017 results were announced on Monday, Mar. 20 and, thanks to your efforts, the number of award-winning wines from Oregon more than doubled compared to [...]

Check out the 2017 Oregon Wine Month Toolkit

March 24, 2017|Consumer Marketing, Grapevine, Oregon Wine Month, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

The 2017 Oregon Wine Month toolkit is now live on the OWB industry site, with resources to help you and your distributor partners get ready for May. The toolkit has two sections: one for direct to consumer sales and tasting rooms; and one for sales reps, restaurants and retailers. Each section contains information about the [...]

Order Oregon Wine Month Point of Sale Materials

March 13, 2017|Consumer Marketing, Grapevine, Oregon Wine Month, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

Tasting rooms: The OWB is offering printed point of sale materials at no charge to tasting rooms upon request. The deadline to order a kit of materials for your tasting room is Mar. 15. For details and to place an order, please complete the form in the direct to consumer section of the Oregon Wine Month [...]

Register Today for the 2017 Oregon Wine Month Webinar

February 9, 2017|Consumer Marketing, Oregon Wine Month, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing, Webinar|

Join OWB on Mar. 2 at 10 a.m. to learn how to get involved with Oregon Wine Month Oregon Wine Month is coming up in May, which presents our community with a powerful opportunity to join together to make a big impact in the marketplace. Register now to attend a webinar discussing the details of this year’s Oregon Wine [...]

A Taste of What’s to Come for Oregon Wine Month 2017

February 7, 2017|Consumer Marketing, Oregon Wine Month, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

Mark your calendar: the sixth annual Oregon Wine Month is coming in May! May is right around the corner, and OWB has a full schedule of activities planned for Oregon Wine Month. Over the next couple of weeks, keep an eye out for tools and inspiration you can use to maximize Oregon Wine Month 2017 [...]

Attend the USA Trade Tasting and Conference

January 31, 2017|Grapevine, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

USA Trade Tasting (USATT) will be held May 16-17 at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City. This annual trade event helps producers connect with importers, distributors, retailers and the U.S. press. The event is thematic so that all participants in the trade are open to business. The event is B2B ONLY with the sole purpose of [...]

Toronto Trade Tasting 2017 – Last Call for Registration

January 17, 2017|International Marketing, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

Join the Oregon Wine Board for a spring event in Toronto, Ontario. The event, taking place on Apr. 11, is aimed at attracting top-level trade and media in the Ontario market. The main event will consist of an interactive walk-around tasting and salmon bake targeting more than 100 key trade, LCBO buyers and media. Additionally, [...]

Submit Wines for TEXSOM International Wine Awards by Jan. 31

December 26, 2016|OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

Awards organizers are seeking to expand Oregon representation for 2017 Awards The organizers of the TEXSOM International Wine Awards have let OWB know that they are hoping to see an increase in Oregon wine participation and diversity in the 2017 Awards to help fulfill their mission of offering wine professionals and consumers in the U.S. a [...]