Tools & Strategies for Pitching Oregon Wine Month 2019 to Your Distributors

November 5, 2018|Oregon Wine Month, Trade Marketing|

Did you know that over 75 distributors in 35 states participated in Oregon Wine Month in 2018, doubling the exposure from 2017? The Oregon Wine Board marketing team is determined to keep that momentum going. The first step in our game plan is providing you with the tools you need as early as possible so [...]

3 Reasons to Submit Your Wine to the TEXSOM International Wine Awards

October 29, 2018|Grapevine, Trade Marketing|

The producers of the annual TEXSOM conference, considered by many to be the most prominent and influential wine trade education conference in the U.S., are the force behind TEXSOM International Wine Awards (TIWA). In 2018, TIWA garnered more than 3,200 entries representing 29 countries and 19 states, a record for the competition. Due to this competition's influence among the world’s top [...]

Act Now: Free Shipping for 2019 TEXSOM International Wine Awards

October 19, 2018|Grapevine, Trade Marketing|

Shipping Deadline: Dec. 31 Thanks to a generous sponsorship from FedEx, the Oregon Wine Board is offering free ground shipping of up to one case of wine (12 bottles) to the TEXSOM International Wine Awards (TIWA) from Nov. 1- Dec. 31, 2018. Curious about the value of participating in TIWA? Read 3 Reasons to Submit [...]

Vinexpo New York 2019 – Exhibition Space Open

October 8, 2018|Announcement, Trade Marketing|

Vinexpo New York 2019 will take place March 4-5 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. Vinexpo New York 2018 was the largest business to business trade event focused on wine & spirits ever held in the U.S. The 2019 edition will provide the ideal venue and audience for producers who are interested [...]

OWB To Offer Free Shipping to 2019 TEXSOM International Wine Awards

October 8, 2018|Grapevine, Trade Marketing|

The producers of the annual TEXSOM conference, considered by many to be the most prominent and influential wine trade education conference in the U.S., are the force behind TEXSOM International Wine Awards (TIWA). In 2018, the TIWA garnered more than 3,200 entries representing 29 countries and 19 states, a record for the competition. The Oregon Wine Board [...]

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 [...]

Oregon Pinot Camp Accepting Applications Through Sept. 29

September 14, 2018|Announcement, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

A Message from the Oregon Pinot Camp Organizers: Dear Oregon Pinot Noir Producer, Planning for Oregon Pinot Camp (OPC) 2019 is underway. The dates for OPC 2019 are Saturday, June 22 - Tuesday, June 25, 2019. OPC continues to be one of the finest educational and promotional trade events in the world attracting top wine buyers [...]

Mark Your Calendar: Next Oregon Wine Trail Events and Other Upcoming Tastings

August 30, 2018|Announcement, Consumer Marketing, Oregon Wine Trail Event, OWB Blog, Trade Marketing|

The Trail Leads to New York City in 2019 Save the date for this and other growth opportunities coming next year Following on the success of our first Oregon Wine Trail event in Los Angeles in April, the OWB team is excited to announce that our next domestic market for this event [...]

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 [...]

Announcing 2018 Oregon Wine Month Rep of the Year Winners

June 27, 2018|Announcement, Oregon Wine Month, Trade Marketing|

After extensive deliberation, the Oregon Wine Board would like to congratulate the 2018 Oregon Wine Month Rep of the Year Award winners: Danny McBryde of Young’s Market Co. and Amy Paul Maynard of Mitchell Wine Group. Off-Premise: Danny McBryde of Young’s Market Co. Danny is a seasoned distributor rep vet, working for Young’s Market Company for [...]