Dallas, Texas, June 21, 2022 – Select Milk is pleased to announce today that it has acquired Mill Haven Foods, a leader in custom blending and packaging of dry dairy food ingredients to customers around the globe. Growing year over year for the past 12 years, Mill Haven provides customers with superior quality dairy ingredients, customized and specialized blended products, using ultramodern packaging equipment.
As one of the largest dairy cooperatives in the U.S., Select Milk is committed to driving the evolution of the dairy industry through innovation across all aspects of its business, be it through in-house capabilities or strategic acquisitions. This acquisition by Select will be highly synergetic for both companies. Select can further accelerate the growth of Mill Haven by offering their products to a broader customer base and integrating their customized solutions across a wide range of dairy industry applications.
“We are extremely excited to expand our relationship with Select Milk,” said Mill Haven Food’s CEO, Brian Slater. “We are proud of the great history of our organization and the progress we have achieved in creating value and delivering excellent products for our customers. This transaction with Select will enable us to move more quickly and efficiently to bring our unique blending and packaging capabilities to wider customer base. At the same time, our customers can rest assured that following this transaction, Mill Haven will still be Mill Haven.”
Rance C. Miles, CEO of Select Milk added, “At Select, we are delighted to welcome the Mill Haven Foods team and the wealth of knowledge they bring to our dairy family. With the acquisition of Mill Haven, we are strengthening our position in the U.S. and expanding our ability to deliver a wide variety of dairy products to our consumers when and where they want. This investment marks an important milestone that will allow us to accelerate our growth in this expanding market, putting innovation in the forefront of our priorities.”
About Select Milk: Select Milk Producers is one of the nation’s largest and most progressive dairy cooperatives, with over 116 family-owned dairies, twenty wholly owned subsidiaries, and eight joint ventures with other major food/beverage producers. Established in 1994, Select Milk markets and processes milk from member dairies’ in the Southwest and the upper Mid-West. Headquartered in Dallas, the company has earned a reputation for innovation in animal health, environmental stewardship, and overall business practices. Select is a partner in eight processing plants, producing a variety of traditional and specialty dairy products including powder, cheese, whey protein, cream, and the newly introduced “Majestic” butter product line. The company is most known for the design and development of the hugely popular “Fairlife” and “Core Power” products. Select Milk generated over $2 billion in annual revenue and produced over nine billion pounds of milk last year.
About Mill Haven Foods: Mill Haven Foods is a custom blender and contract manufacturer of the highest quality functional proteins. Founded in 2010, Mill Haven has gained a superior reputation for their market leading expertise in flavoring and product development. With two strategically located facilities in the heart of dairy country, they employ state of the art equipment and an in-house laboratory to provide a variety of turnkey manufacturing capabilities. Mill Haven is an approved supplier for all major sports nutrition brands.