Dallas-based branded food giant Dean Foods has posted record results for its Q2 ended 30 June, with net sales up 55% year on year to US$2.4bn. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) totalled US$0.72, up 31% from US$0.55 in the Q2 2001. Net income for the Q2 was US$73.2m, up 112% versus US$34.6m in the Q2 2001.