DBJ - Denver's Robinson Dairy will close in November after nearly 130 years in business, a spokesman for parent company Dean Foods confirmed Tuesday.
Dallas-based Dean Foods (NYSE: DF), parent company of Robinson Dairy, is shifting production from Denver-based Robinson to a larger Meadow Gold Dairy facility in Englewood, said spokesman Jamaison Schuler. Dean Foods also owns the Meadow Gold brand.
About 40 Robinson employees will lose their jobs, but 96 workers will be transferred to the Englewood facility and a "handful" will transfer to a Meadow Gold facility in Greeley, Schuler said.
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