TEXSOM 2018 Sponsorship Recap

August 23, 2018|Grapevine, Trade Marketing|

The Oregon Wine Board team returned to the TEXSOM Conference for the third year in a row a few weeks ago. It was encouraging to see a larger Oregon footprint at the conference than ever before. Between an OWB sponsored lunch for TEXSOM volunteers, Willamette Valley Wineries Association sponsored attendee lunch, Southern Oregon education session [...]

Grapevine Newsletter August 14, 2018

August 14, 2018|Grapevine Edition Archive|

View this email in your browser NEWS FOR AUGUST 14, 2018 Marketing Research Calls for Wine Opportunities Other News Quick Links Upcoming Events LETTER FROM TOM DANOWSKI  Dear friends, Thank you to the 58 wineries throughout the Umpqua, Willamette and Rogue valleys along with those in the Columbia Gorge and Portland who played such important roles in [...]

Grapevine Newsletter July 31, 2018

July 31, 2018|Grapevine Edition Archive|

View this email in your browser NEWS FOR JULY 31, 2018 Marketing Education Research Opportunities Other News Quick Links Upcoming Events LETTER FROM TOM DANOWSKI  Dear friends, Our industry’s research effort is being funded at a record level this year as your Oregon Wine Board of Directors invests tonnage tax money, supplemented by new funding streams, [...]

Travel Oregon’s Competitive Small Grants Application Period Open Until Aug. 29

July 31, 2018|Announcement, Grapevine, OWB Blog|

The Travel Oregon Competitive Grants Program awards eligible applicants for projects that contribute to the development and improvement of local communities throughout the state. These projects support Travel Oregon’s mission of "a better life for Oregonians through strong, sustainable local economies."  To be eligible for funding, projects must be for tourism purposes and demonstrate a direct tie [...]

Grapevine Newsletter July 17, 2018

July 17, 2018|Grapevine Edition Archive|

View this email in your browser NEWS FOR JULY 17, 2018 Marketing Education Research Calls for Wine Opportunities Other News Quick Links Upcoming Events LETTER FROM TOM DANOWSKI  Dear friends, As we move into midsummer, I have to thank leaders of the various growers groups and AVA associations around the state who have welcomed managers from [...]

Sovos Announces Resource to Track Direct-to-Consumer Wine Shipping Rules

July 17, 2018|Grapevine, OWB Blog|

Below is a press release by Sovos, the company behind ShipCompliant, announcing a new resource providing state-by-state direct wine shipping compliance information. This resource is freely accessible, and may be of interest to Oregon wineries shipping directly to consumers in various states. July 16, 2018: Sovos is excited to announce the launch of our new ShipCompliant Direct-to-Consumer [...]

Grapevine Newsletter July 3, 2018

July 3, 2018|Grapevine Edition Archive|

View this email in your browser NEWS FOR JULY 3, 2018 Marketing Education Research Calls for Wine Opportunities Other News Quick Links Upcoming Events LETTER FROM JESS WILLEY  Dear friends, June 30 marked the end of the OWB’s 2017-18 fiscal year. This provides us with an opportunity to evaluate what we have delivered to the Oregon [...]

Wine Spectator Advertising Opportunities

June 26, 2018|Consumer Marketing, Grapevine|

2019 Wine Spectator Coop Advertising Opportunities Wine Spectator is offering three cooperative advertising opportunities for up to 9 Oregon wineries each, providing exposure in the magazine at a price ($3,400) that is more affordable than standalone advertising. The highly qualified readership of the print magazine is estimated at 3 million, with more than 370,000 paid [...]

Share Your Thoughts on Oregon Wine Month 2018

June 25, 2018|Grapevine, Oregon Wine Month|

Oregon Wine Month 2018 is in the books! Thanks to all of you who came out in force to help make May a great success. We saw creative events in tasting rooms, enticing specials on mailing lists, impressive in-store displays, loads of partnerships with restaurants and an extraordinary amount of social media activity. The OWB marketing team [...]

Grapevine Newsletter June 19, 2018

June 19, 2018|Grapevine Edition Archive|

View this email in your browser NEWS FOR JUNE 19, 2018 Marketing Education Research Calls for Wine Opportunities Other News Quick Links Upcoming Events LETTER FROM TOM DANOWSKI  Dear friends,   The nine Directors on the Oregon Wine Board held their most recent quarterly meeting earlier this month and discussed the funding recommendations made by the [...]