Both the Dairy Farmers of America Final Offer and the Prairie Farms Final Offer were overwhelmingly accepted by Teamsters, with 83% of DFA members and 96% of Prairie Farms members voting yes.
A majority of Teamsters currently working in the dairy industry for Dean Foods have voted to approve agreements with Dairy Farmers of America and Prairie Farms.
Conference calls were conducted on April 8 and 9 with Dean Foods Teamsters that fall under the Final Offers from Dairy Farmers of America and Prairie Farms.
Dean Foods Bankruptcy - Prairie Farms Final Offer
Dean Foods Bankruptcy Update for April 6, 2020.
Dean Foods Bankruptcy Update for April 1, 2020.
Dean Foods bankrupcy update for March 30, 2020.
On Tuesday, November 12, 2019, Dean Foods filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The Teamsters Dairy Conference is providing information to Local Unions and our nearly 5,000 Teamster members working at Dean Foods on key developments in the bankruptcy case. Please see the updates below.