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Look Who's Joined IDFA

Jul 30, 2010

IDFA welcomes Gold Business Partner Park City Group of Texas and seven new Business Partners: Crystal Chem, Inc. of Illinois; Hammons Products Company of Missouri; Hercules Manufacturing Company of Kentucky; Osio International, Inc. of California; S&D Coffee of North Carolina; Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics of Ohio and Schneider Packaging Equipment Co., Inc. of New York. Be sure to visit many of these new members and other IDFA members who are exhibiting at the International Dairy Show, September 13-15 in Dallas.

Gold Business Partner

Park City Group
9704 Kennemer Drive
Plano, TX 75025
Ph: (435) 645-2000
Fax: (435) 645-2010
Contact: Mr. Mark Deuschle, Senior Vice President
Products/Services: Park City Group has developed a new business process that aligns interests and provides enhanced visibility for Retailers and Suppliers in the "supply chain" process. This process, call Consumer Driven Sales Optimization (CDSO)TM allows the retailer and supplier to change how inventory is treated as retail and wholesale or in their Distribution Center(s) CDSO is and integrated suite of solutions and services which provide business processes, not just new business software: This alignment improves sales and reduces out of stocks with a focus on delivering the right product to the consumer.

Business Partners

Crystal Chem, Inc.
1536 Brooks Drive, Suite A
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Ph: (630) 889-9003
Fax: (630) 889-9021
Contact: Mr. Sachin Shah, Business Development
Products/Services: Crystal Chem is a leading supplier of cutting-edge food safety products to the dairy and food industry. Our newest products include the first of its kind 2 hour ELISA assay for the quantitative measurement of Vitamin A & Vitamin D in dairy and food products. Crystal Chem also offers innovative lateral flow and ELISA allergen kits which use a proprietary extraction solution to significantly improve detection of food allergens (i.e., egg, milk, peanut, and wheat), particularly in processed foods.

Hammons Products Company
P.O. Box 140
Stockton, MO 65785
Ph: (417) 276-5181
Fax: (417) 276-5187
Contact: David Steinmuller, Vice President, Sales - Kernel Division
Products/Services: Ingredients, black walnuts used in ice cream.

Hercules Mfg. Co.
P.O. Box 497
Henderson, KY 42420
Ph: (252) 230-1838
Fax: (270) 631-6714
Toll Free: (800) 633-3031
Contact: James Honse, Sales Manager
Products/Services: Since 1902 Hercules has been a leader in the manufacturing of custom built truck bodies.

Osio International, Inc.
2550 East Cerritos Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92806
Ph: (714) 935-9700
Fax: (714) 935-9911
Toll Free: (888) 671-6746
Contact: Rick Whipple, Senior Vice President
Products/ Services: Osio International facilitates off-shore sourcing of shrink labels, stand-up pouches, spouted pouches, retort pouches, bags, high barrier roll-stocks, forming films, and lidding films. Photographic quality rotogravure printing up to 10 colors, low gravure cylinder costs, very competitive material pricing, local warehousing, and vendor managed inventory programs. Largest importer of shrink labels in the US, a certified Minority Owned Business, incorporated in California. 12 years experience serving the dairy industry.

S&D Coffee
300 Concord Parkway South
Concord, NC 28027
Ph: (704) 782-3121
Fax: (800) 950-4398
Toll Free: (800) 933-2210
Contact: Toby Tomblin, Vice President
Products/Services: S&D manufactures premium coffee and tea extracts as well as QAI organic certified botanicals. We offer the experience, skill, and talent to help you use extracts more effectively and produce your next great flavor!

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics
2664 Gilchrist Road
Akron, OH 44305
Ph: (330) 798-6997
Fax: (330) 798-6968
Toll Free: (800) 798-1554
Contact: Mr. Michael Block, Marketing Manager - Food & Beverage
Products/Services: Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics offers a full line of fluid transfer solutions for the Dairy Industry. Saint-Gobain's Sani-Gard® high-performance hoses combined with the ReSeal® fittings offer a solution for the critical connections in all stages of the dairy transfer process-from the dairy farms, to tanker trucks, to plant storage and within the plant itself. Tygon® and Transflow® dairy tubing are industry leaders in the dairy transfer and beverage dispensing applications. Saint-Gobain fluid transfer systems can withstand frequent cleaning and sterilization-in-place without imparting taste or odor.

Schneider Packaging Equipment Co., Inc.
P.O. Box 890
Brewerton, NY 13029-0890
Ph: (315) 676-3035
Fax: (315) 676-2875
Contact: Mr. Ron Pietraszek, Market Segment Leader - Food & Beverage
Products/Services: Schneider Packaging Equipment Co. Specializes in complete "end-of-line" solutions for case packaging robotic palletizing systems. Additionally, we offer a variety of ancillary equipment such as conveyors, pallet dispensers, shuttle cars, automatic guided carts and elevators that can easily be integrated with labeling equipment, barcodes scanners, weight checking and stretch or shrink wrapping equipment to provide a complete turnkey solution. With over 40 years of experience bringing upstream product "right to the truck", Schneider choreographs each line for superior efficiencies.


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