January 08, 2013 – CASA Grande, AZ – Ehrmann and Commonwealth Dairy are pleased to announce that a Class II dairy processing facility will be built in Casa Grande, AZ. A state-of-the art yogurt manufacturing facility is under construction on a 25-acre site, slated for completion in September 2013. Initially, 110 new jobs will be created. In 2015, 250 employees will work in at the dairy facility.
Known for its superior infrastructure, dedicated workforce, and abundant milk supply, Casa Grande is the ideal location for the new facility. The location is readily accessible to all of the major consumer markets along the West Coast.
The dairy plant is the realization of Commonwealth Dairy and Ehrmann’s shared vision on the potential of the yogurt market. Since 2011, the partners have owned and operated a successful dairy operation in Brattleboro, VT