“Revenue $4.5 B As of December 2013
At a Glance
- Industry: Food, Drink & Tobacco
- Founded: 1945
- Country: United States
- CEO: Michael Haddad
- CFO: Matt Mueller
- Website: www.schreiberfoods.com
- Employees: 7,000 2
- Fiscal Year End: Sep 30, 2013
- Sales: $4.5 B e
- Headquarters: Green Bay, WI
#88 America’s Largest Private Companies
Schreiber Foods is the world’s largest customer-brand dairy company. The company provides cheese, yogurt and private-label products to fast food operations, grocery chains and wholesalers. Recently, the company partnered with Weight Watchers to produce a line of reduced-fat cheeses. Schreiber distributes products from plants in the United States, Germany, Mexico, India and Brazil.”
“Schreiber Foods History
Schreiber Foods has grown from a single production facility in Green Bay, Wis., to a $5 billion global enterprise and the world’s largest employee owned dairy company.
We’re successful because we live our values of ownership, caring, partnership, continuous improvement and commitment to our customers each and every day.
People are the key
It’s never been just about the money. Our founders believed we’d prosper if we put people first. When they started the company, they said our best chance to be successful was to hire the best people, train them well and treat them fairly. It’s a philosophy we still live by today. We’re about building meaningful relationships with each other, with our customers and with our communities.
Key dates in our history:
The company creates its Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).
Enters production of string cheese.
Achieves goal of strategically locating distribution centers within one day of all continental U.S. customers.
Expands European presence with a joint venture in Austria.
*Information from Forbes.com and Schreiberfoods.com
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