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 »

Food Company Planning Move To Coburg

COBURG, Ore. — The Coburg City Council approved a tax exemption program for an applesauce production company that’s looking to move into the city’s industrial park. The company, Materne North America, gave its first public pitch Tuesday night at a joint meeting between the Coburg City Council and Lane County Commission. The plans call for … Continue reading »