Call for Samples: The Globe and Mail

March 30, 2020|Calls for Wine, International Marketing|

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 [...]

Update on OWB-Hosted International Events

March 13, 2020|International Marketing|

Updated March 31 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 [...]

Oregon Wine Trade Mission Opportunity – Philippines and Malaysia April 20-24, 2020

January 31, 2020|Announcement, International Marketing, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

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 [...]

The Ambassador’s Wine Tasting: Moscow, March 2020

December 4, 2019|International Marketing|

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 Open for 2020 International Events

September 23, 2019|Announcement, International Marketing, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

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 [...]

Call for 2019 Oregon Pinot Camp Tour Nominations

October 8, 2018|International Marketing|

Submit candidates for consideration by Dec. 1 Each year, the Oregon Wine Board hosts a group of international trade members in late June. The group attends Oregon Pinot Camp and also meets with winemakers from around the state to get a complete picture of wine in Oregon. We are now taking nominations for the summer of [...]

Registration Open for 2019 International Events

September 24, 2018|Announcement, International Marketing, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

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 [...]

International Marketing Newsletter

November 6, 2017|Grapevine, International Marketing|

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.

International Marketing Newsletter – Intro Letter

September 29, 2017|Grapevine, International Marketing|

Dear colleagues, In this message you will find our latest Oregon Wine International Newsletter. As our young industry continues to grow on the world stage we see great and increasing interest for our wines internationally. Oregon Agriculture across the board in fact, out punches its weight in global impact. Oregon wine takes a big lead [...]

Oregon Pinot Camp 2017 International Inbound Tour Recap

September 29, 2017|Grapevine, International Marketing|

In June, OWB welcomed its annual international contingent to participate in a tour of Oregon and attend Oregon Pinot Camp. This year was the largest international group hosted, including 19 key sommeliers, importers and monopoly buyers from seven countries. These countries included Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Japan, China (Hong Kong), Korea, Canada (5 provinces) and the [...]