M&A Deal Summary

Dairy Farmers of America Acquires Dean Foods - Fluid and Frozen Facilities

On February 17, 2020, Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. acquired food company Dean Foods Co. - Fluid and Frozen Facilities from Dean Foods Co.

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is Dairy Farmers of America’s 6th transaction in the Food sector.
  • This is Dairy Farmers of America’s 6th transaction in the United States.
  • This is Dairy Farmers of America’s 2nd transaction in Texas.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2020-02-17
Target Dean Foods Co. - Fluid and Frozen Facilities
Sector Food
Buyer(s) Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.
Sellers(s) Dean Foods Co.
Deal Type Divestiture

Target

Dean Foods Co. - Fluid and Frozen Facilities

Texas, United States
Dean Foods Co.'s Fluid and Frozen Facilities comprises 44 facilities and the real estate, inventory, equipment, and all other assets necessary to operate such facilities.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

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Category Company
Founded 1967
SectorFood
DESCRIPTION

DFA is a leading milk marketing cooperative and dairy food processor.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 6 of 7
Sector (Food) 6 of 7
Type (Divestiture) 1 of 1
State (Texas) 2 of 3
Country (United States) 6 of 7
Year (2020) 1 of 2
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2017-11-02 Cumberland Dairy, Inc.

Rosenhayn, New Jersey, United States

Cumberland Dairy, Inc. is a processor of ultra-pasteurized dairy products. Cumberland Dairy, Inc. was founded in 1932 and is based in Rosenhayn, New Jersey.

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FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2020-04-03 Dean Foods Co.

Dallas, Texas, United States

Dean Foods is a processor and distributor of dairy products. Dean Foods was formed in 1925 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

Buy $433M

Seller(S) 1

SELLER

Dean Foods Co.

Dallas, Texas, United States

website


Category Company
Founded 1925
SectorFood
Employees15,000
Revenue 7.8B USD (2018)
DESCRIPTION
Dean Food's corporate headquarters in Dallas, Texas.
Dean Food's corporate headquarters in Dallas, Texas.

Dean Foods is a processor and distributor of dairy products. Dean Foods was formed in 1925 and is based in Dallas, Texas.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 4 of 4
Sector (Food) 3 of 3
Type (Divestiture) 2 of 2
State (Texas) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 4 of 4
Year (2020) 1 of 1
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2017-07-02 Good Karma Foods, Inc.

Boulder, Colorado, United States

Good Karma is among the fastest-growing businesses in the non-dairy beverage space. The company’s flagship Good Karma flaxmilk is a highly differentiated non-dairy beverage with a unique nutritional profile and great taste that is closer to dairy cow’s milk than many other options. Good Karma is broadly available in the natural channel and rapidly expanding its distribution into conventional grocery stores.

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