DTCWW News


DTC Wine Workshops Celebrates 5 Year Anniversary

Castro Valley, CA – July 30, 2018 Today, DTC Wine Workshops consulting agency celebrates five years of serving winery teams throughout the United States, Canada and Australia. Heartfelt gratitude goes out to our clients and partners as each person has made this journey an incredible one. From day one, our […]


Direct Wine Sales Case Studies #10 and #11

Direct Wine Sales Case Study #10 – July 11, 2018. What is the true return investment (ROI) when a wine brand uses telesales services to grow direct wine sales and convert customers to loyal club members? In the tenth episode of the DTC Wine Case Study Series, Sandra Hess, founder of […]


Wine Club Competition Today and How to Stay Relevant

As direct to consumer wine sales throughout the US continue to grow at a pace of 10-25% year over year, we know that wine club competition today is more fierce than ever. I encourage direct wine sales team members to gather together and update strategic sales & marketing plans by […]


Wine Consumer Trends 2018: Ten Key Questions to Consider

What do we know about wine consumer trends when it comes to Mobile E-Commerce? Executives from Wine.com held their eight annual Growth Summit in Sonoma a few weeks ago in which they shared key wine consumer buying trends and insights. Total sales across the Wine.com platform reached over $100 million […]


DTC Winery Teams: Are you talking to your loyal customers?

According to Bain & Company, attracting a new customer costs your business six to seven times more than retaining an existing one. The Small Business Administration reports that 68% of customers leave brands because they are upset with the treatment they’ve received. 70% of buying experiences are based on how […]


NEW International Wine Sales Webinars Announced!

DTC Wine Workshops welcomes Adam Ivor, newest member of the DTC Consultant Network and co-founder of Gliding Eagle Incorporated. Adam advises winery teams around International Direct to Consumer Wine Sales Solutions and Evolving Global Distribution Strategies. Adam will be joining DTC Wine Workshops founder, Sandra Hess, to deliver four webinars in 2018. Find out […]


New Direct Wine Marketing Webinars Announced!

DTC Wine Workshops welcomes Taylor Eason, winery marketer extraordinaire, formerly the marketing director at Gundlach Bundshu and senior manager, brand marketing at J Vineyards. Taylor is the newest member of the DTC Consultant Network and also the owner of Cork & Fork Digital Media. As the principal of Cork & Fork Digital […]