Dean Foods' slide into Chapter 11

What next for ailing US dairy giant Dean Foods?

Dean Foods, the under-pressure dairy major, hopes filing for Chapter 11 and a possible takeover offers the best route forward…

Dean Foods left with little wiggle room after ruling out sale

Seven months after launching a strategic review, struggling US dairy business Dean Foods opted to go it alone under a new chief…

In the spotlight: Can national milk brand revitalise Dean Foods?

Dean Foods this week announced it was bringing its 31 fluid milk brands under one label - DairyPure - and…

On the money: Dean Foods eyes competitive advantages with efficiency drive

Dean Foods has said its efforts to reduce costs and drive efficiencies, along with new business wins, will enable the…

Focus: IPO could see WhiteWave become takeover target

Food analysts on Wall Street have touted for nearly two years that Dean Foods, the US dairy giant, could spin…

Comment: Scalzo’s departure adds to Dean Foods uncertainty

Dean Foods continues to have to deal with operational challenges and is also facing some potential strategic and financial questions.…

Comment: Dean Foods sees “stabilisation” but question marks remain

Shares in Dean Foods rallied yesterday (16 February) after the US dairy group posted expectation-beating earnings and insisted that its…

In the spotlight – the sale of UK organic dairy firm Rachel’s

As a business proud of its Welsh roots, it is unlikely the Stars and Stripes were ever hoisted above the…

COMMENT: Dean Foods – when the milk goes sour

Shares in Dean Foods, the largest dairy processor in the US, curdled yesterday (10 May) after the company admitted it…

On the money: Dean Foods milk woes sour shares

Dean Foods, the largest dairy processor in the US, painted a bleak picture of the market for fluid milk today…