King Estate Announces Landmark Deal with Fjord Line of Norway

June 18 2012

King Estate and Fjord Line strike deal to bring Oregon Wine to Europe

King Estate Winery and Fjord Line of Norway have entered into a landmark agreement to carry a number of King Estate wines aboard the Norweigan company’s ships in both restaurants and duty free shops. The agreement will also likely lead to King Estate wines being sold in a select group of duty free shops throughout Europe. These duty free shop are operated by G Heinemann.

Ed King, King Estate CEO and Co-Founder, summed up the significance of this landmark deal with the following statement:

This signals the acceptance of Oregon wines at the highest level of global audience, a European customer that is sophisticated and demanding. Oregon has taken another step up.