Outstanding In Our Field

NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED QUALITY, RIGHT HERE AT HOME

Umpqua Dairy has been honored over the years for its top quality dairy products. Including in recent years – Top Honors:

2014 Winner of Quality Chekd’s Most Prestigious Award, the Irving B. Weber Award for Total Quality Excellence.

2014 Judges Award Best of Show Vanilla Ice Cream at the 2014 Quality Chekd National Convention (back to back win)

2014 Finalist for Quality Chekd’s Most Prestigious Award the Irving B. Weber Award for Total Quality Excellence

2014 Winner of Plant Assessment Excellence Award at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2014 Winner of Production Merit Awards in Fluid Milk, Culture Products and Ice Cream Products Quality at the 2014 Quality Chekd National Convention

2014 Sweepstakes Winner for Cultured Products at the Oregon Dairy Industries Annual Conference

(This is the fourth year in a row Umpqua Dairy has won the top honors for our cultured products)

2014 Oregon Dairy Industries Annual Awards: Gold Awards: Skim Milk,  2% Reduced Fat Milk, Whole Milk, Half & Half, Buttermilk, Cottage Cheese, Sour Cream, Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate Ice Cream and Strawberry Ice Cream.  Division Awards: First Place: Buttermilk; First Place Cottage Cheese; First Place: Vanilla Ice Cream; First Place: Chocolate Ice Cream; Second Place: Sour Cream.

2013 First Place Cottage Cheese at the World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Product Competition

2013 Winner of Quality Chekd’s Excellence in Production Award which recognizes a single plant for Dairy Production Quality Excellence

2013 Judges Award Best of Show Cottage Cheese at the 2013 Quality Chekd National Convention

2013 Judges Award Best of Show Vanilla Ice Cream at the 2013 Quality Chekd National Convention

2013 Winner of Production Merit Awards in Fluid Milk, Culture Products and Ice Cream Products Quality at the 2013 Quality Chekd National Convention

2013 Winner of Thirteen National Marketing Merit Awards at the 2013 Quality Chekd Annual National Convention

  • Best Quality Chekd Promotional Tag Line, Yeah, It’s that Good!
  • Best Quality Chekd Radio Commercial – Ice Cream, The Original Social Network
  • Best New Quality Chekd Package Design – Cultured, “Natural Lowfat Cottage Cheese”
  • Best Quality Chekd Radio Commercial – Milk, “Let’s talk about Milk, Yeah, it’s that Good!”
  • Best Quality Chekd Radio Commercial – Cultured, “Let’s talk about Cottage Cheese, Yeah, it’s that Good!”
  • Best Quality Chekd Point of Sales Material – Cultured, “It’s New, It’s Natural, it’s Umpqua Natural!”
  • Best New Quality Chekd Package Design – Other, “Pumpkin Flavored Egg Nog”
  • Best Quality Chekd Product Line Campaign, “Yeah, it’s that Good!”
  • Best Quality Chekd Television Commercial – Ice Cream, “The Original Social Network, Bring Your Own Bowl!”
  • Best Quality Chekd Television Commercial – Cultured, “Naturally Delicious”
  • Best Quality Chekd Television Commercial – Milk, “Yeah, it’s that Good!”
  • Best Quality Chekd Print Ad, “Holiday Falalalavor”
  • Judges Pick Special Mention, “The Original Social Network, Diversity-TV Spot”

2013 Finalist for Quality Chekd’s Most Prestigious Award the Irving B. Weber Award for Total Quality Excellence

2013 Finalist for Quality Chekd’s Excellence in Production Award which recognizes a single plant for Dairy Production Quality Excellence

2013 Finalist for Quality Chekd’s Excellence in Marketing Award which recognizes the best overall marketing achievement by a dairy

2013 Sweepstakes Winner for Cultured Products at the Oregon Dairy Industries Annual Conference

(This is the third year in a row Umpqua Dairy has won the top honors for our cultured products)

2013 Sweepstakes Winner for Ice Cream at the Oregon Dairy Industries Annual Conference

2013 Oregon Dairy Industries Annual Awards: Gold Awards: Skim Milk,  2% Reduced Fat Milk, Whole Milk, Buttermilk, Cottage Cheese, Sour Cream, Score Butter, Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate Ice Cream and Strawberry Ice Cream.  Division Awards: First Place: Sour Cream; First Place: Vanilla Ice Cream; Second Place: Buttermilk; Second Place: Strawberry Ice Cream

2012 Sweepstakes Winner for Culture Products at Oregon Dairy Industries Annual Conference

2012 Sweepstakes Runner Up for Fluid Milk at Oregon Dairy Industries Annual Conference

2012 Oregon Dairy Industries Annual Awards: Gold Awards: 1% Low Fat Milk, 2% Reduced Fat Milk, Whole Milk, Skim Milk, Butter, Score Butter, Buttermilk, Cottage Cheese, Sour Cream, Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate Ice Cream and Strawberry Ice Cream. Buttermilk, Second Place.  Cottage Cheese, First Place.  Vanilla Ice Cream, First Place

2012 Judges Award Best Sour Cream in the Nation at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2012 Winner of Plant Assessment Excellence Award at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2012 Winner of Production Merit Awards in Fluid Milk, Culture Products and Ice Cream Products Quality at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2012 Winner of Three National Marketing Merit Awards at the Quality Chekd Annual National Convention

  • Best Point of Sale Material – “Celebrating 80 Years”
  • Best Ice Cream Print Ad – “Go Ducks! Rose Bowl Ad”
  • Best New Package Design – “Husky Tracks and Cougar Tracks Ice Cream”

2012 Finalist for Quality Chekd’s Most Prestigious Award the Irving B. Weber Award for Total Quality Excellence

2012 Finalist for Quality Chekd’s Excellence in Production Award which recognizes a single plant for Dairy Production Quality Excellence

2011 Winner of Merit Awards in Fluid Milk, Culture Products and Ice Cream Products Quality at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2011 Winner of National Marketing Award for Best TV Commercial – Dairy for our ‘Thank You’ campaign, at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2011 Oregon Dairy Industries – Best Ice Cream and Culture Products in the Northwest

2011 Sweepstakes Winner for Ice Cream at Oregon Dairy Industries

2011 Sweepstakes Winner for Culture Products at Oregon Dairy Industries

2011 Oregon Dairy Industries Annual Awards:  1st Place Sour Cream, 1st Place Cottage Cheese, 1st Place Chocolate Ice Cream, 1st Place Vanilla Ice Cream, 1st Place Strawberry Ice Cream.  Gold Awards for Quality in 2% Reduced Fat Milk, Whole Milk, Half & Half, Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate Ice Cream, Strawberry Ice Cream, Buttermilk, Cottage Cheese, Sour Cream, Retail Butter and Score Butter

2010 Winner of 3 National Marketing Awards at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2010 Judges Award Best Cottage Cheese in the Nation at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2010 Judges Award Best Chocolate Ice Cream in the Nation at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2010 Winner of Merit Awards in Culture Products and Ice Cream Products Quality at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2010 Oregon Dairy Industries 1st Place Sour Cream, 1st Place Cottage Cheese, 2nd Place Chocolate Ice Cream, 2nd Place Vanilla Ice Cream. Cultured Products Runner-Up Sweepstakes. Gold Awards for Quality in Skim Milk, 2% Reduced Fat Milk, Whole Milk, Half & Half, Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate Ice Cream, Buttermilk, Cottage Cheese, Sour Cream, Retail Butter and Score Butter

2009 Winner Judges Award Best Sour Cream in the Nation at Quality Chekd National Convention

2009 Winner Judges Award Best Strawberry Ice Cream in the Nation at Quality Chekd National Convention

2009 Winner of 3 National Marketing Awards at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2009 Winner of a Merit Awards in Culture Products and Ice Cream Products Quality at the Quality Chekd National Convention

2009 Oregon Dairy Industries Runner Up Ice Cream Sweepstakes Award and Runner Up Fluid Milk Sweepstakes Award

2009 Oregon Dairy Industries 1st Place Sour Cream, 2nd Place Vanilla Ice Cream, 2nd Place Chocolate Ice Cream, 2nd Place Strawberry Ice Cream, and 2nd Place Cottage Cheese. Gold Awards were achieved Skim Milk, 2% Milk, Whole Milk, Half & Half, Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate Ice Cream, Strawberry Ice Cream, Cottage Cheese, Sour Cream and Score Butter

2009 Finalist for Quality Chekd’s Most Prestigious Award the Irving B. Weber Award for Total Quality Excellence

2009 Finalist for Quality Chekd’s Top Marketing Award, the Harlie F. Zimmerman Award

2008 Winner of 3 National Marketing Awards at the Quality Chekd National Convention, including the Judge’s Choice Award

2008 Winner of Nog Off – Best Egg Nog in the Nation for all of Quality Chekd

2008 Winner Judges Award Best Chocolate Ice Cream in the Nation at Quality Chekd National Convention

2008 Oregon Dairy Industries Best Ice Cream in the Northwest – Ice Cream Sweepstakes Award and Runner Up Culture Products Sweepstakes Award

2008 Oregon Dairy Industries 1st Place Vanilla Ice Cream, 1st Place Chocolate Ice Cream, 2nd Place Strawberry Ice Cream, 1st Place Cottage Cheese, 1st Place Retail Butter and 2nd Place Sour Cream

2007 Winner of 3 National Marketing Awards at the Quality Chekd National convention

2007 Winner of Quality Chekds most prestigious award for overall excellence during 2006. The Irving B Weber Distinguished Award for Excellence

This is a back to back National Championship

2007 Finalist for Quality Chekd’s Most Prestigious Award the Irving B. Weber Award for Total Quality

2007 Oregon Dairy Industries 1st Place for Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate Ice Cream and Score Butter

2006 Winner of 4 National Marketing Awards at the Quality Chekd National convention, including Best of Show for second year in a row

2006 Winner of Quality Chekds Most Prestigious Award for Overall Excellence during 2005. The Irving B Weber Distinguished Award for Excellence

2006 Finalist for Quality Chekd’s Most Prestigious Award the Irving B. Weber Award for Total Quality

2006 Winner of Nog Off – Best Egg Nog in the Nation for all of Quality Chekd

2006 Oregon Dairy Industries Cultured Sweepstakes Award, 1st Place for Buttermilk, Chocolate Ice Cream, Vanilla Ice Cream, Cottage Cheese, Sour Cream

2005 Winner of 4 National Marketing Awards at the Quality Chekd National convention, including Best of Show

2005 Oregon Dairy Industries 1st Place for Cottage Cheese and Sour Cream

2004 Winner of Quality Chekds most prestigious award for overall excellence during 2003. The Irving B Weber Distinguished Award for Excellence

2004 Finalist for Quality Chekd’s Most Prestigious Award the Irving B. Weber Award for Total Quality

2003 Oregon Dairy Industries Ice Cream Sweepstakes Award and 1st Place for Score Butter & Buttermilk

2002 1st Place in all of Quality Chekd for Sour Cream for 2001

2002 Finalist for Quality Chekd top production award, the Wayne Gingrich Award for excellence in plant Quality, Production and Distribution

2002 Oregon Dairy Industries Ice Cream Sweepstakes Award, 1st Place for Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate Ice Cream, Strawberry Ice Cream and Buttermilk

2001 1st Place in all of Quality Chekd for Cottage Cheese, Ice Cream and Buttermilk for 2000

2001 Finalist for Quality Chekd top production award, the Wayne Gingrich Award for excellence in plant Quality, Production and Distribution

2001 Oregon Dairy Industries Culture Products Sweepstakes Award and 1st place for Sour Cream, Cottage Cheese, Chocolate Ice Cream and Strawberry Ice Cream

2000 1st Place in all of Quality Chekd for Chocolate Milk for 1999

2000 Finalist for Quality Chekd top production award, the Wayne Gingrich Award for excellence in plant Quality, Production and Distribution

2000 Recognized for 20 years of association and production with Dairy Queen system

1999 Finalist for Quality Chekd top production award, the Wayne Gingrich Award for excellence in plant Quality, Production and Distribution

1999 Winner of Quality Chekds most prestigious award for overall excellence during 1998. The Irving B Weber Distinguished Award for Excellence

1998 Finalist for Quality Chekd top production award, the Wayne Gingrich Award for excellence in plant Quality, Production and Distribution

1997 Winner of Quality Chekd top production award, the Wayne Gingrich Award for excellence in plant Quality, Production and Distribution

1998 Oregon Dairy Industries Ice Cream Sweepstakes Award and 1st place Chocolate Ice Cream

1996-07 Finalist for Quality Chekd Weber and Gingrich Awards

1996-07 Among the TOP 20 Dairy Queen Mix Producers in the United States