Umpqua Local Business

Umpqua Local Business

Local business in Umpqua, OR

  • Friday Nov 30 | via The Oregonian 

    Oregon challenges California winery's marketing of b...

    Oregon regulators and a California winery accused of misrepresenting the Oregon origins of its bestselling pinot noir, an act which infuriated local winemakers, said Thursday after a preliminary meeting they're hopeful they can resolve the dispute. The owner and a vice president of Napa Valley's Copper Cane winery flew to Portland to meet Wednesday with the Oregon Liquor Control Commission Executive Director Steven Marks.

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  • Monday Nov 19 | via The Oregonian 

    Feds shut down controversial Elouan wine labels

    California winery Copper Cane has been ordered by the federal government to change the labels on its Elouan wines, which are made in California but labeled as Oregon wines and sold as such by retailers. Over the past three months, the Federal Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau has required Copper Cane producer Joe Wagner to stop using a series of federally approved wine labels for his line of Elouan wines.

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