View this email in your browser INTERNATIONAL MARKETING NEWSLETTER APRIL 13, 2020 International Developments Recap of Activities Event Updates Other News INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENTS As the global situation around the COVID-19 pandemic continues to change daily, it has created a lot of uncertainty among U.S. exporters. This uncertainty has translated to a significant number of leading [...]
Christopher Waters, Wine and Spirits columnist with Canada's The Globe and Mail newspaper, writes: I'd like to invite members to share upcoming and existing releases for review. I'm interested in products that have continuous, existing or upcoming releases including VINTAGES or Classics products. Upcoming themes include alternate packaging, Italian whites and south of France. Ongoing interest in rosés, sparkling wines [...]
Updated April 13 In the face of the global pandemic caused by the spread of coronavirus, it is important to be vigilant in protecting public and individual health as much as possible. To that end, OWB is postponing or cancelling a number of our planned international events for spring and summer 2020. Wineries registered to [...]
A note from Bob Morus, Oregon Wine Board Chairman and Chair of the International Marketing Committee: An offer for Oregon exporting brands has been announced and deserves your consideration. The Western United States Agriculture Trade Association (WUSATA), in conjunction with USDA, hosts a trade mission to the Philippines and Malaysia April 20-24, 2020. These WUSATA [...]
Event Overview Oregon Wine Board and Washington State Wine Commission, along with the Agricultural Trade Commission in Moscow, will be hosting a trade tasting at the U.S. Ambassador Residence in Moscow, Russia on March 19, 2020. All Oregon wineries are eligible to participate whether or not they have representation in the market. Details [...]
Registration is now open for the 2020 slate of international tasting events hosted by OWB around the globe. The upcoming year will be busy with opportunities in Mexico City, at ProWein in Germany and Vinexpo in Hong Kong. We have also expanded our Canadian tasting event offerings to include Toronto, Montréal and Calgary. These trade-focused events [...]
Make your plans for Japan, London, ProWein and Toronto OWB's international marketing team has opened registration for the 2019 slate of events around the globe. Tasting events will be held in Osaka, Tokyo, London and Toronto, and we'll be returning to ProWein in Düsseldorf as well. If you export to these markets or are interested [...]
The OWB's quarterly Grapevine - International Edition was published Sept. 29. Any Oregon wine industry member is welcome to sign up to receive this newsletter, whether or not you are currently active in international markets. Sign up for the newsletter or read the latest international marketing news.