Montville, NJ-based Lucille Farms, a manufacturer and marketer of all natural fine Italian cheeses and the largest producer of Italian shredded cheese in New England, has announced a new contract award.

The contract is for US$1m of mozzarella cheese with delivery expected to be completed in two quarters. Lucille Farms has begun shipping to this new customer.

Al Falivene, company President and CEO, commented: “We are always excited in welcoming new business to Lucille Farms. With the help of this new customer we have created a unique approach for the use of our quality mozzarella cheese for the school lunch programs.”