Competing with imports and other alcohol beverages.
Quality has become better.
Where do you think wine in your region will be 10 years from now?
Where California was when it made its impact on the world.
Mid-priced wines leading over low or high-endwines
Is there a new trend you expect to see in the next 2-3 years?
Bargain priced wines; good quality for goodprice instead of high priced wines
Do you find liquor stores and wine shops have been a good partner for your state grown wines?
Not enough shelfspace.
Regional wineries sometimes find it hard to sell wines outsideof their state. How easy or difficult is it for your wineries to export their wines to other states?countries?
Very difficult due to different licensing fees, excise tax and sales tax.
Big part creates a one stop shopping toexpose wineries to buyers market
What are the challenges of getting your wines covered by local press and the wine media?
Local press and media do a greatjob in our area.
Radio and Internet advertising.
No, wine consumption is up.
Yes. Cayuga Wine Trail oldest Trail in US. Collective advertising and trailevents.
Yes at this point.