VI. Marketing Plan
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The [Company Name] Brand
The [Company Name] brand will focus on the Company’s unique value proposition:
- Offers the finest wines at a competitive price
- Has a convenient location that offers a place to experience wine-making
- Provides excellent customer service
[Company Name] expects its target market to be residents and individuals working within [Location] area. The Company’s promotions strategy to reach these individuals includes:
[Company Name] will blanket neighborhoods surrounding its locations with direct mail pieces. These pieces will provide general information on [Company Name], offer discounts and/or provide other promotions for people to experience our wine offerings.
We will contact all local and area newspapers and television stations and send them a press release describing the opening and unique value proposition of [Company Name].
[Company Name] will initially advertise in local newspapers and sponsor community events in order to gain awareness.
[Company Name] employees will initially give free wine samples to enable customers to taste the quality of our wines and learn about us.
Ongoing Customer Communications
[Company Name] will maintain a website and publish a monthly email newsletter to tell customers about new events, products, and more.
Before opening the winery, [Company Name] will organize pre-opening events designed for prospective customers, local merchants and press contacts. These events will create buzz and awareness for [Company Name] in the area.