Nine of Kroger’s dairy facilities were named winners of the IDFA Dairy Industry Safety Recognition Awards and Achievement Certificates.
“Kroger is committed to continually improving the overall safety of our associates and we are so proud of these nine facilities for their hard work to deliver a safe work environment for all employees,” said Erin Sharp, Kroger’s group vice president of manufacturing. “We appreciate the IDFA’s recognition, which highlights our objective to be the safest company in America.”
According to a press release, Kroger's recognized dairies include: Crossroad Farms Dairy, Indianapolis, IN; Heritage Farms Dairy, Murfreesboro, TN; Jackson Ice Cream, Denver, CO; Layton Dairy, Layton, UT; Pace Dairy Foods of Indiana, Crawfordsville, IN; Tamarack Farms Dairy, Newark, OH; Tolleson Dairy, Tolleson, AZ; Westover Dairy, Lynchburg, VA; and Vandervoort's Dairy, Fort Worth, TX.
This is the 10th year that the IDFA has sponsored these awards, which highlight outstanding work-safety records in U.S. dairy companies.
Congratulations on this great recognition, Kroger!