Friday, July 27, 2007

Organic Valley Opens New Facility

"A Wisconsin-based organic cooperative is set to open a $17.5 million distribution center in Cashton today, a sign company officials say points to the move of organic products from a niche market to mainstream consumption.

The new Organic Valley distribution center — which consolidates several operations spread around the state — is spread over 80,000 square feet.

The facility also features an automated storage and retrieval system and will serve as the primary warehouse for distribution of the co-op's fluid milk products from the Midwest and national specialty products."

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