Processing Magazine

Dean Foods Seeks Buyer for Fluid Dairy Processing Plant

April 18, 2011

Dean Foods Company announced today that it is actively seeking a buyer for its milk processing, selling, marketing and distribution business located in Waukesha, Wis. The Company agreed to sell the plant and related business as part of the March 29, 2011, settlement agreement reached with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the States of Wisconsin, Illinois and Michigan. The divestiture includes the 170,000-square-foot fluid dairy processing facility and equipment, the Golden Guernsey® and La Vaca Bonita® brands, and other related assets. Interested bidders are encouraged to contact Steve Schultz, Vice President of Corporate Development at Dean Foods, at 214-721-1414 for more information.