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Look Who's Joined IDFA

Jul 28, 2008

IDFA welcomes four new members this month. Goodwest Industries and Parmalat Canada Inc. joined the Milk Industry Foundation, and Parmalat also joined the National Cheese Institute. Faegre & Benson and KHS USA, Inc. joined IDFA as Business Partners.


Milk Industry Foundation

Goodwest Industries
P.O. Box 567?
Douglassville, PA 19518
Tel: (800) 948-1922? Fax: (610) 705-8912?
Contact: Mr. James West, President?Products/Services: Goodwest Industries supplies customers with bag-in-box shelf-stable dairy products and solutions. The products are 100 percent natural and require no refrigeration until opening. The company recently opened a state-of-the-art production facility to meet growing customer needs. Distribution facilities are available from coast to coast.

Milk Industry Foundation & National Cheese Institute

Parmalat Canada Inc.
405 The West Mall, Suite 1000?
Etobicoke, Ontario, M9C 5J1?CANADA?
Tel: (416) 626-1973? Fax: (416) 620-3123?
Contact: Mr. Nash Lakha, President & CEO?
Products/Services: Parmalat Canada provides value-added branded dairy and food products to Canadian customers. The company's brands are Astro, Balderson, Beatrice, Black Diamond, Cheestrings, Lactantia, Parmalat and Sensational Soy. The products are milk, cream, cheese, butter, cream cheese, cultured products including yogurt, sour cream, cottage cheese, specialty ingredients, margarine, soy beverages, milk powders, evaporated products and sweetened whole condensed milk.

Business Partners

Faegre & Benson LLP
2200 Wells Fargo Center?
90 S. Seventh St.?Minneapolis, MN 55402?
Tel: (612) 766-7000 ?Fax: (612) 766-1600?
Contact: Mark J. Carpenter, Partner
Products/Services: Faegre & Benson LLP serves the legal needs of companies in the food, agriculture and biofuels industry, with more than 100 lawyers committed to these industries. The firm has acted as trial, special or supervising counsel in agribusiness litigation in more than 30 states. The firm handles toxic tort litigation, agricultural product liability, environmental litigation, antitrust counseling and counsel in the areas of intellectual property, real estate, corporate and finance.

149 Flamingo Road
Edgewater, FL 32141?
Tel: (262) 797-7200? Fax: (262) 797-0025?
Contact: Ms. Samantha Bishop, Marketing Manager?Products/Services: KHS USA, Inc. manufactures packaging machinery fillers, rinsers, cappers, form/fill seal, tray packers, case packers and shrink packers.

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