Applesauce Maker Decides Against Coburg

COBURG, Ore. — An international food processing company that was considering putting roots down in Coburg has decided to go another direction. After months of talks with Materne North America, a European company that produces the squeezeable applesauce brand GoGo Squeez, Coburg city leaders announced Wednesday that the company decided to go elsewhere. The news … Continue reading »

Applesauce Producer Not Coming to Coburg

EUGENE, Ore. — An applesauce producer that considered opening a location in Coburg now says it will not open there, the company Materne announced Wednesday. Materne had previously selected Coburg as an option for its new applesauce processing facility. Despite the news, county officials remain optimistic about future economic opportunities. “We established Lane County as … Continue reading »

Coburg to Discuss Tax Exemptions

COBURG, Ore. — A proposal to bring a very large investment to the City of Coburg is about to take on a big hurdle. On Tuesday night, the city will meet with county leaders at city hall to talk about a tax exemption request for a company that wants to move into part of the … Continue reading »