SAN DIEGO, March 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden State Overnight (GSO) has announced its sponsorship of two upcoming Family Winemakers of California wine tasting events in San Diego and Pasadena. The sponsorship brings together a strong advocate for small wine producers, with a long-time fulfillment partner to hundreds of those same wine producers.
GSO's wine delivery services are well regarded among California wine producers. The GSO Select Wine Service delivery programs – including direct-to-trade (DTT), and direct-to-consumer (DTC) services – provide the California wine community with highly efficient and cost-effective overnight wine delivery throughout California, Nevada and Arizona.
"These events are a perfect opportunity for winemakers to develop relationships with new customers." said Vince Johnson, Director, GSO Select Wine Service. "The best way to maintain both consumer and trade customer relationships is to make certain all subsequent wine deliveries are handled efficiently and with great care; that's what GSO does better than anyone."
GSO-Sponsored Family Winemakers of California events include:
- 4th Annual Trade & Consumer Tasting, San Diego, Sunday March 11, 2012.
- 13th Annual Southern California Trade Tasting, Pasadena, Tuesday, March 13, 2012.
Visit www.familywinemakers.org for details.
Benefits of the GSO Direct-to-Trade Wine Delivery Program
- Ship overnight in original winery packing, including cases, half cases and promo packs.
- Turn orders around quickly with next day service to California, Nevada and Arizona.
- Ship directly from a winery or trade-enabled fulfillment houses or storage facilities.
- Save on rates and fees, and benefit from automatic 100-weight discounting.
- Access real-time signature captures and electronic PODs.
Benefits of the GSO Direct-to-Consumer Wine Delivery Program
- Ship overnight to minimize handling times, and reduce damage and spoilage.
- Increase delivery success rates with email/phone alerts at point of delivery.
- Rely on 100% digital signature capture, with web-enabled tracking.
- Enjoy free Saturday delivery attempts to most zip codes.
For more information regarding direct-to-trade and direct-to-consumer wine delivery programs, visit www.GSO.com/wine, or call 1-800-322-5555.
Golden State Overnight (GSO) is a regional overnight carrier based in Alameda, California. GSO offers guaranteed overnight ground and priority overnight delivery to every address in California, and the metropolitan areas of Nevada and Arizona. GSO provides a strong regional alternative to the national carriers – offering premium-level services at a substantial cost savings. GSO customers enjoy later pickups, earlier deliveries and unsurpassed customer service, as well as easy-to-use web-based shipping tools.
GSO's Select Wine Service provides direct-to-consumer and direct-to-trade wine delivery services for the California wine industry.
For more information, visit www.GSO.com, or call 1-800-322-5555.
SOURCE Golden State Overnight