Bulk Wine, Bulk Spirits and Private Label Show Comes To Europe in 2018

International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show (IBWSS) which is an annual show in San Francisco that caters to the US bulk wine, bulk spirits and private label buyers now also comes to London. IBWSS London will be an annual event exhibiting global bulk wine, bulk spirits and private label service providers. The IBWSS London will give European supermarkets, retailers, restaurants, wineries, distilleries and other buyers an opportunity to source bulk wine and spirits in one place, and meet private label suppliers.

Event Date: Jan 24-25, 2018

Location: The Royal Horticultural Halls Lindley Hall, London

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“The bulk segment holds the largest market share in the wine and spirits industry,” said Sid Patel, CEO of Beverage Trade Network.  “Bulk trading is an age-old trade between producers, but we are now seeing the business take on a very impressive position across the industry. The International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show aims to give the bulk trade a truly dynamic trading platform where buyers can confidently conduct business with the world’s most reputable suppliers.”

As the central exchange for European trade, London is positioned perfectly for the fair. The city has long acted as the European trading post between the northern and southern hemispheres.  With the launch of IBWSS, international bulk suppliers from some of the world’s most important markets will have unprecedented access to the European market.

Registration for The International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show will open to all international suppliers on March 1, 2017. IBWSS London is brought to you by Beverage Trade Network.

For more information, press releases and launch discount for exhibitors, please fill out interest form here: https://goo.gl/forms/zrHJ8461hV0ZFRi32

About Beverage Trade Network

Beverage Trade Network (BTN) is a leading online marketing and B2B networking platform servicing suppliers, buyers and beverage professionals in the global beverage industry. BTN provides a selection of sourcing solutions for importers and distributors as well as an extensive range of marketing and distribution services for international suppliers. BTN also runs a line-up of b2b trade shows around the world. For more information about BTN, please visit www.beveragetradenetwork.com

About The International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show

The International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show (IBWSS) is an annual trade show and conference, open to trade professionals only, that takes place takes place in London, UK and San Francisco, CA. IBWSS exhibitors are wineries and distilleries looking to sell bulk wine and spirits, producers and negociants who offer contract manufacturing / private label programs and wineries / distilleries / importers who have one time excess stock to clear. IBWSS buyers are other wineries and distilleries looking to meet up their demand, Importers, Retailers and Distributors looking for private label programs, negociants who are looking to meet the growers and producers.

2018 International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show – Exhibitor Registration (London) Now Open Register Today!

A Modern Classic or the Kitchen Sink: References for Inspired Blends

This is the first webinar in a series titled Inspired Blends about which Deborah Parker Wong will speak at the IBWSS Conference on July 26 & 27, 2017.

The webinar titled A Modern Classic or the Kitchen Sink delves into the world of blends and how this translates into consumer behavior, trends and finally sales in the USA. She examines the rules some successful brands use to create blends and yet how others are also successful even in not adhering to these same rules. Ultimately, what a kitchen sink denotes is not always what it is!

You will learn about the blends that people are drinking most and the shifts happening in the market. This will help you understand the blends you should most likely have in your portfolio as an importer, distributor or retailer in the US market.

Meet Deborah Parker Wong, an opinion-leading communicator, journalist and author who specializes in the wine and spirits industries. As Northern California editor for m-dash Publishing and The Tasting Panel, SOMM Journal and Clever Root magazines, she writes monthly industry columns and reports on the global wine and spirits industries with an emphasis on technology and trends. Join her at IBWS Show Conference and learn more on wine blending.

Learn from some of the most influential professional in the beverage industry at the IBWSS conference. These presentations from industry leaders on today’s principal ideas on marketing, sales and distribution will challenge and inspire you to grow your private label, bulk wine and bulk spirits business. Register now to get lowest pricing.

Only 10 Spots are left to become an Exhibitor at the 2017 International Bulk Wine and Spirits ShowRegister Now and Join the show as an Exhibitor.

Getting approval from your producer or boss to attend ‘IBWSS Conference’

Are you a wine, beer, spirits or a beverage rep? and need to get approval from your boss or your producer for whom you are working? Help is here.

Remember that the cost of attending a conference is considerable. That total includes conference registration fees, travel costs (if not around San Francisco), hotel, and time-away-from-work costs. It is likely your managers will want some serious justification for you to attend a conference.

Your attendance at the IBWSS Conference will help you effectively meet and overcome the biggest marketing sales, distribution and marketing challenges you are facing today!

Here are some things your boss/producer may need to know. You might want to stress real benefits like…

Learn what  to consider  in your private label, bulk wine and spirits Distribution Agreements wine, beer or spirit brand.

Reduce your trial and error time: Why experiment with your branding when you can fast-track your time to success? The experts at this event will empower you to focus on what really works (and prove to others it works).

High level networking with marketers just like you: Imagine connecting face-to-face with hundreds of people—just like you—as you share stories, gather ideas and build relationships that last for years.

Meet the speakers. Attendees will learn first-hand from presentations and also have the unique opportunity to directly engage with new industry contacts.

Get your ROI by getting great content. The right conferences not only allow you to meet smart, inspiring people, but also teach you a ton — especially in skills that make you a more well-rounded professional. IBWSS conference will have 16 speakers delivering 16 TED-Style talks over 2 days where speakers will give you an insight into what strategies and standards the industry’s top thinkers are using to shape the marketplace around you.

Send them full conference program. Below is a sampling of what you will learn.

  • Data and trends on global Bulk wine, bulk spirits and private label market by Brandy Rand
  • What To Consider In Your Private Label, Bulk Wine and Spirits Distribution Agreements by Donna H. Hartman
  • Insight on How to get your story noticed by Press by Lewis purdue
  • From Plonk to Cult Wines, myths about the bulk wine industry cleared by Tim Hanni MW
  • Buying Bulk Wine and How It Works by Steve Fredricks 
  • Grape supply and demand by Nat Dibudio
  • A Classic or the Kitchen Sink? – Blending for Quality and Style by Deborah Parker Wong
  • Consumers love bulk wine. Emerging techniques for navigating fine wine obstructions in the distribution channel by Damien Wilson
  • Optimizing your Revenues by Selling Bulk and Private Label Spirits by Earl Hewlette
  • How to start a brand without a distillery by Chris Mehringer
  • How retailers and restaurants can grow their private label brands by Bob Paulinsky MW
  • How to pitch your brand in mega chains by Adam Lapierre
  • How To Pitch Your Brand In Control States by Jonathan Newman
  • How to launch successfully in the US markets by John Beaudette
  • How to transport bulk wine and spirits by Thomas Barfoed                        
  • Exporting bulk wine to china by Wayne Batwin 

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International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show is brought to you by Beverage Trade Network, the leading online platform dedicated to connecting the global beverage industry. Beverage Trade Network (BTN) successfully connects wineries, breweries, distilleries and brand owners with international importers, distributors, brokers and beverage industry professionals on a daily basis. Strong partnerships with international and US organizations have helped BTN establish IBWSS as a premiere sales and marketing event committed to connecting the private label and bulk beverage industry.

Get your visitor trade pass at super early bird pricing and join the industry at International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show in San Francisco. Meet more than 80 exhibitors from all over the world offering private label, bulk wine, bulk spirits and contract winemaking services. (Register online) to save and avoid gate ticketing fee)

Only 10 Spots are left to become an Exhibitor at the 2017 International Bulk Wine and Spirits ShowRegister Now and Join the show as an Exhibitor.

Bulk Wine Show Comes to San Francisco

San Francisco will be host to the biggest Bulk wine show and conference in USA.

With in-depth market studies and instructional seminars from some of the industry’s biggest names, the central part of the conference’s remit is to encourage sustainable growth and profitability in the private label and bulk wine and spirit sector.

The IBWSS (International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show) will be held in San Francisco on July 26-27, 2017.

IBWSS will give supermarkets, retailers, restaurants, wineries, distilleries and other buyers a premiere international platform to source bulk wine and spirits and meet private label suppliers.

In addition to a wide range of programs running throughout the fair, the trade show will also feature a business conference dedicated to the private label and bulk wine and spirit business.  With in-depth market studies and instructional seminars from some of the industry’s biggest names, the central part of the conference’s remit is to encourage sustainable growth and profitability in the bulk wine and spirit sector.

IBWSS exhibitors are wineries and distilleries looking to sell bulk wine and spirits, producers and negociants who offer contract manufacturing or private label programs, and wineries, distilleries and importers who have one-time excess stock to clear.

IBWSS buyers are wineries and distilleries looking to meet their demand, importers, retailers and distributors looking for private label programs, and negociants who are looking to meet new growers and producers.

“The bulk segment holds the largest market share in the wine and spirits industry,” said Sid Patel, CEO of Beverage Trade Network.  “Bulk trading is an age-old trade between producers, but we are now seeing the business take on a very impressive position across the industry. The International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show aims to give the bulk trade a truly dynamic trading platform where buyers can confidently conduct business with the world’s most reputable suppliers.”

As the go-to shipping gateway on the Pacific seaboard and home to the majority of wineries in the USA, San Francisco is positioned perfectly for the fair. The city has long acted as the USA’s trading post between the northern and southern hemispheres.  With the launch of IBWSS, international bulk suppliers from some of the world’s most important markets will have unprecedented access to the US market.

If you are looking to get involved in the bulk wine show as an exhibitor, RSVP before November 30 to save on early bird pricing.

Bulk wine show will also run a conference on bulk wine business for 2 days.

Learn from some of the most influential professionals in the beverage industry at the IBWSS educational conference. These presentations from industry leaders on today’s principal ideas on marketing, sales and distribution will challenge and inspire you to grow your private label, bulk wine and bulk spirits business.

The conference will have 16 speakers delivering 16 TED-Style talks over 2 days where speakers will give you an insight into what strategies and standards the industry’s top thinkers are using to shape the marketplace around you. Confirmed speakers include Tim Hanni MW, a specialist in wine analysis and tasting, Dr Damien Wilson of Sonoma State University Wine Institute Unit, Deborah Parker Wong, a Wine Industry Journalist, Educator, Judge and Consultant and Brandy Rand of IWSR.

Whether you are a grower, winery, distillery, importer, distributor, retailer or a negociant that’s just starting out, or work in bulk, private label or contract bottling at an established beverage company, or simply wish to expand your skill set and gain new perspective in bulk and private label business, IBWSS Conference is a must attend event.

Click here to learn more on the conference pricing

Only 10 Spots are left to become an Exhibitor at the 2017 International Bulk Wine and Spirits ShowRegister Now and Join the show as an Exhibitor.

Dr. Damien Wilson To Speak at the IBWSS Conference

International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show welcomes Dr. Damien Wilson as its keynote speaker on the first day of IBWSS conference and show. (July 26th, 2017, San Francisco).

Dr_Damien_Wilson IBWSS ConferenceDr. Wilson arrived in California in 2015 with 20 years of professional experience in the wine sector. This commercial experience facilitated him achieving the first-ever Honors Degree in Wine Business with the University of Adelaide, and this qualification is among his four degrees in the discipline of Wine Business. He joins us from Burgundy’s School of Wine and Spirits Business, having established a European professorial career after having started with the University of South Australia in 1999. Dr. Wilson worked within the prestigious Wine Marketing Group where he worked on a series of wine business research projects investigating consumer adoption patterns, purchasing motivations and retailing strategies. The client list extends from global organizations such as Pernod-Ricard and the Fosters group, through to boutique wine producers. His professional and research interests have realized an extensive list of trade, consumer and academic publications on crowdfunding, wine consumer behavior, tourism and technology. Dr Wilson’s most recent book chapter on ‘Innovation Management in the Wine Sector’ is the culmination of two years of work to identify and encapsulate the key findings from the emerging field of innovators in wine business.

Wine Business Specialties:

  • Innovation Adoption
  • Purchasing and Consumption Behavior
  • Social Media Strategy
  • Crowd funding
  • Wine Tourism

Only 10 Spots are left to become an Exhibitor at the 2017 International Bulk Wine and Spirits ShowRegister Now and Join the show as an Exhibitor.