TYLER, Texas, June 5, 2015 – Brookshire Grocery Co.’s dairy and ice cream plants recently took top honors for operations and product quality at the All Star Dairy Association’s annual convention in Tuscon, Arizona.
The company received the Best Buttermilk Award for its Brookshire’s brand buttermilk, Most Improved Plant honors for its dairy plant, and Exceeds Industry Standards for both its dairy and ice cream/culture plants.
Through a rigorous, yearlong process, the All Star Dairy Association reviewed approximately 250 dairy and ice cream plants in 45 states, as well as in Canada and Puerto Rico, to determine the winners.
Products manufactured by BGC are produced in Tyler and can be found in all Brookshire’s and Super 1 Foods stores, as well as at FRESH by Brookshire’s. Brands include Goldenbrook Ice Cream, Valu Time and Full Circle labels. Products include ice cream, frozen yogurt, sour cream, yogurt, ice, bakery items, milk, juice, water, tea and other beverages. Some products are available in natural, organic, low-fat, sugar-free and no-sugar-added varieties. All ice cream and dairy products are certified kosher.