Oak Farms to close North Lancaster facility in Oak Cliff, lay off 180
Dean Foods brand Oak Farms Dairy will eliminate approximately 180 positions as it ends production at its North Lancaster facility in Oak Cliff.
Dean Foods Recognized By McDonald's As Sustainable Supply Award Winner
As the leader in the North American supplier submissions in the category of Animal Health and Welfare, Dean Foods was only one of four suppliers selected in this category globally.
Comment: General Mills could find it hard to brew growth with Keurig NPD
Food manufacturers seem to be willing to take more risks on NPD, which is encouraging after seeing years of caution and focus on nostalgia or new packaging formats.
Dallas Morning News
Oak Farms Lancaster Avenue plant to close
The Oak Farms Dairy milk processing plant on Lancaster Avenue, a fixture in Oak Cliff since 1936, will close by late June.
Dean Foods Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Ubs Ag
The firm set a "buy" rating and a $21.00 price target on the stock. UBS AG's price objective would indicate a potential upside of 38.34% from the stock's previous close.
The Washington Post
China Milk Thirst Hands U.S. Dairies Record Profits: Commodities
In a year when most American farmers can expect lower earnings than in 2013, U.S. milk producers are having a windfall.
Hedge Funds Are Buying WhiteWave Foods Co
WWAV) is a $5.0 billion market cap company that sells plant-based foods and beverages, coffee creamers and beverages, and premium dairy products throughout North America and Europe.