Darigold, Inc. Retires Its Name WestFarm Foods

SEATTLE--()--July 11, 2006--For generations, the Darigold name has been known as a preferred brand of consumer dairy products, as a community partner where our plants are located, as a major regional employer, and as the marketing and processing arm of the nation's finest cooperative of dairy producers. For the past seven years, WestFarm Foods was used as a d/b/a for Darigold, Inc. As of July 1, 2006, the name WestFarm Foods has been retired and the company returned to using its long-standing legal corporate name Darigold, Inc.

"We are enormously proud of the Darigold heritage and are excited about the future of our great organization. Returning to the Darigold name -- Darigold products, Darigold people, and Darigold facilities -- will allow us to share the Darigold experience with our customers and consumers," says Darigold, Inc. President & CEO John Underwood.

Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, Darigold, Inc. is the marketing and processing subsidiary of the Northwest Dairy Association, which is owned by over 600 dairy producers throughout the Northwest. Darigold, Inc. produces a full line of dairy-based products for retail, foodservice, commodity and specialty markets and is one of the largest U.S. dairy processors. Darigold, Inc. operates ten processing plants throughout the Northwest to serve its dairy farm families.

Contacts

Darigold, Inc.
Michelle Carter, 206-286-6728

Contacts

Darigold, Inc.
Michelle Carter, 206-286-6728