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   After ‘Right-Sizing’ Closes Garelick Farms Plant, Schools Complain Of Supply Problems
by Allison Hagan, Boston Globe
Posted: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 3:41PM EDT

Garelick Farms is struggling to keep up with orders more than three months after Dallas-based parent Dean Foods closed Garelick’s dairy plant in Lynn, putting 300 employees out of work.

Since then, some Massachusetts schools and businesses have reported discrepancies and delays with milk orders placed with Garelick, which is based in Franklin and produces milk products such as DairyPure and TruMoo.

Springfield Public Schools ordered milk for its first days of school two weeks before the doors were set to open, said Timothy Gray, food service administrator for the district, but the company could fill only half the order. The district needed to scramble to find another provider, Gray said.

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