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The Wineries of Niagara on the Lake

Redesigning the Website for the Wineries of Niagara on the Lake

The Wineries of Niagara on the Lake is a collection of exceptional wineries, all located within the same region of southern Ontario. While the wineries themselves are independent from one another, they've joined forces to create a vibrant community benefitting the entire region. Wise & Hammer was tasked with the redesign of the website which involved unifying this community, increasing the number of visitors and providing up-to-date information on various events, tours and news to the public. It required the perfect blend of usability with a unique visual experience.

A Community of Vintners

Showcasing a collective of wineries

With 23 unique wineries all located in the same small, fertile region, one would expect to find fierce competition. But when it comes to the Wineries of Niagara on the Lake they've recognized the success that comes with unity. The website is a reflection of this community and provides an outlet for the community of wineries to showcase each of their offerings in a consistent, unified manner. Getaways and tours become seamless and fluid from winery to winery, an ideal situation for visitors and wine enthusiasts alike.

Spectacularly Mobile

Any place, any time, any device

Creating a mobile experience that is user-friendly, informative and visually stunning required many considerations. Arranging both content and functionality into a fluid structure allows users to find information and complete tasks easily and efficiently, to an end goal of an effortless yet memorable experience.

The Winery Showcase

Each winery within the community of The Wineries of Niagara on the Lake has a dedicated section on the website where they can promote special events, news and other announcements. These wineries can customize the content specific to their own brand while maintaining consistency across the entire site through content organization, navigation and the overall look and feel of the site as a whole.

Getaways, Tours and Events

The Wineries of Niagara on the Lake are run independent of each other, yet they understand and embrace the benefits that come with creating a community of vineyards. Tours and events usually involve a selection of participating wineries working together to provide an exceptional experience to visitors. The website created works to not only highlight these events and tours to the public, but also to make booking them easy and hassle-free.