Winery Passport + Touring & Tasting Announce Partnership

I’m excited to announce the partnership that I had alluded to in last month’s reflection post: Winery Passport has come to an agreement with Touring & Tasting Marketing & Media, one of the premier marketing companies in the wine space. Touring & Tasting will help grow Winery Passport’s brand awareness and partnerships across the wine industry. Meanwhile, Winery Passport will help increase the brand awareness and direct-to-consumer revenue for their…

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A Year of Reflection for the Passport Apps

It is hard to believe that more than two years ago I walked into a New Jersey winery (Villa Milagro Vineyards, to be exact) without my paper winery passport book. Had my wife not set up the tasting (I’m smart enough to not blame her for the rouge passport book) who knows if Winery Passport would have been born. I began reflecting on 2015 earlier this month and felt compelled…

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Eight Reasons Winery Passport Leads Help Wineries Go Mobile

Can you believe two wineries were upset that consumers requested to buy wine and book tastings from them through Winery Passport? So upset, in fact, that they asked to be removed from Winery Passport. I mean, how dare Winery Passport send them business! The calls with these wineries haven’t been pleasant, nor have the points on the other end been well made. My belief is that this comes from a…

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Winery Passport Adds Direct-to-Consumer Leads for Wineries

Wine industry’s leading winery app allows users to send wine purchase, club and tasting appointment requests to all wineries. WAYNE, NJ, July 9, 2015 – Winery Passport, the top iPhone and Android app for discovering wineries across the U.S. and Canada, launched the wine industry’s first direct-to-consumer mobile lead generation technology on Thursday. This feature will help wineries increase DTC wine sales, tasting room appointments and wine club memberships. Winery…

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The Long Passport Apps Journey

I write this as I approach inbox zero. To say that I’m exhausted is an understatement, but it’s by choice and I’m excited about why I am this tired. The latest versions of Winery Passport and Brewery Passport hit the App Store on Wednesday. The work getting these two versions there started back in mid-December — I can’t belive that’s about four months ago. At the time, I was happy…

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