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Look Who’s Joined IDFA

Dec 18, 2013

IDFA welcomes five new members this month. Joining as Business Partners are Consolidated Container Company, D.D. Williamson (DDW), HighGround Dairy and SACMI Filling S.p.A. American Dairy Products Institute joined as an Affiliated Association.

Business Partners

Consolidated Container Company
3101 Towercreek Parkway
Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30339
Tel: (678)742-4600
Fax: (678) 742-4750
Toll Free (888) 831-2184
Contact: Rudy Terrizzi, Vice President, Sales – Dairy/Water (
Products/Services: Consolidated Container Company manufactures stock and custom blow-molded plastic containers with more than 60 U.S. manufacturing plants.

D.D. Williamson (DDW)
DDW Global Support Center
100 S. Spring Street
Louisville, KY 40206
Tel: (502) 560-5304
Toll Free: (800) 227-2635
Contact: Campbell Barnum, Vice President (
Products/Services: DDW “The Color House” enhances the visual appeal of food and beverages. Its colorings help sell 2 billion servings every day.

HighGround Dairy
209 W. Jackson Boulevard, #701
Chicago, IL 60606
Tel: (312) 604-3080
Contact: Eric Meyer, President; (
Products/Services: HighGround Dairy launched in December 2012 by industry veteran Eric Meyer. HighGround Trading Group’s Dairy Division services all those interested in trading dairy futures and options markets. Through the brokerage division and its related consulting company, HighGround Advisory Group, the company specializes in dairy hedging, risk management and market analysis services for farmers and cooperatives, processors, manufacturers, distributors, traders and end-users in the United States and around the world.

SACMI Filling S.p.A.
Via Selice Provinciale 17/A
Imola, (BO) 40026
Tel: (39) 0542-607111
Contact: Luca Nanetti, Dairy Division Manager (
Products/Services: SACMI Dairy Division puts the best skills of SACMI Group together to enter the dairy market as a provider of innovative turn-key solutions. Form-Fill-Seal (FFS) cups are formed, filled with product, sealed and cut. They are available in hygienic, ultra-clean and aseptic versions. The company offers a patented in-line shrink-sleeve decorating system for the thermoformed cups with no shrinking tunnel or cup overturning. Compression Blow Forming (CBF) is a patented technology combining compression molding and blow molding to form containers starting from pellet. Labeling, filling and secondary packaging for bottles and cups complete the offer.


Affiliated Association

American Dairy Products Institute
126 North Addison Avenue
Elmhurst, IL 60126
Tel: (630) 530-8700
Fax: (630) 530-8707
Contact: David Thomas, Chief Executive Officer (
Products/Services: ADPI is one of the leading associations representing the manufactured dairy products industry. A solid foundation built upon strong values, a sense of mission and a clear strategy position ADPI to achieve a bold vision: To Become the World’s Premier Authority on Dairy Ingredients.

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