Dean Foods Co. Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Dean Foods Co.

Mayfield

whats going to happen to Mayfield Dairies, I read where Scotty Mayfield is still owner, is this true?

Good news and bad news

Have an inside source. Wells Enterprises in Le Mars, Iowa is very interested in some Deans ICE CREAM plants. Talks are ongoing behind the scenes. Their goal is to overtake NESTLE as number 1 in the world. Bad News also from SOURCE. They are NOT... —  read more 

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Are some of these plants worth buying?

From what I've heard about the conditions of some of these plants, I'm wondering if any dairy would want to buy them. Yeah they can buy the plant dirt cheap but it would cost millions to bring them up to standards. The profit margins are tight now... —  read more 

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Post ID: @12n6eVmD

whats up

whats up with Dollar Generals? First we here were losing them, we file bankcrupcy and in between its all silent. Did we lose them, is that whats created this disaster. Merry Christmas to us.

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Post ID: @12nj3gWr

One of the many downfalls

The good management that has been there and stood behind people because they care about the fate of the company and workers have slowly been k–led off or broken to the point they don't care either. What happened to this great company? Everyone's... —  read more 

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Post ID: @12nZ7Jql

What a defunct discussion forum

Never seen such a defunct, crepid and inept collection of stiffs in my life. Where are the real, hard hitter topics about this company? Where are the real employees actually worried about losing your jobs? Let’s hear how you people really feel... —  read more 

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Post ID: @12mC82rz

whats next

There is alot of talk but no clear answers. What does everyone think? Are we or aren't we going to overcome this. Our district is getting hours cut, losing stops and the uppers are trying to re-org our routes. Rumors of all sorts, we are going back... —  read more 

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Post ID: @12lmLHf6

401k

How does 401k work in a situation like this? I have never experienced this situation just like the rest of you. I was wondering if anyone has any knowledge they can spread to those who don't know?

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Post ID: @12jQQM2n

Chapter 11 8-k filings???

Can somebody explain what's going on? I've seen people respond back to chapter 11 but now I'm seeing 8-k filings and I'm not too sure what that's supposed to mean I thought after chapter 11 you after that inter chapter 7 which is complete shutdown a... —  read more 

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Post ID: @12hVBE39

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to all of my coworkers across the nation!!! Hang in there !! We don't know what the future holds but make the best of this Thanksgiving. there will surely be another Happy Thanksgiving for years to come!!! We may or may not be... —  read more 

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Post ID: @12eI8pPc

Pet milk???

Any word or any rumors about what would happen with a pet milk division of Dean Foods or is it all night the same thing as the other note divisions of Dean Foods? What about Mayfield and pet milk ice cream

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Post ID: @12ct35CA

Why isn't everybody already looking for a new job?

The only reason you should still be here is because you haven't been able to find a new job yet. That's it. Things here will go from bad to worse really quickly. Why would anybody want to still be here to witness that firsthand? First chance I... —  read more 

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Post ID: @12cXDy0R

Rabobank of Denmark is the DIP lender

SEC forms are out via comments in stock twits. A lot of juicy information on those 8k forms for those of you willing to sift thru it all. Each plant is for sale individually to the highest bidders. Everyone for themselves.

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Post ID: @12c0Oiwv

Rumor of buyout

Heard over at Kerry Ingredients, about their company being interested in Deans.

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Post ID: @12clgv9a

DEAN FOODS EMPLOYEE OVERPAYMENT MONEY LAUNDERING SCHEME

They paid us an extra week then filed bankruptcy now they say they overpaid us and want money back.if we have 15000 employees and from what I see some are paying $200 to $1300 back where is this millions going and to who?????

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Post ID: @12bhRZq8

$850 million in debtor-in-possession financing,

What would happen if all of this money was spent before something was resolved? I mean they did hold back everybody's check recently as soon as everybody gets the paycheck this Friday depending on how your pay is set up hourly salary what's a week... —  read more 

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Post ID: @1262IzEz

Saturday Night Live take on Dean Foods

I watched Saturday Night Live and they made a video on Dean Foods. Seems like even SNL understands the Dairy business better than the the geniuses they have at Dean foods. I bet the Human Resources department at Deans are all Astronauts also. What a... —  read more 

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Post ID: @126WYacr

Dean's foods file ch11. Ice cream????

Anyone hear anything about the ice cream side of dean food? Specifically pet milk ice cream and Mayfield? Any buyers or complete sell or close

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Post ID: @125HlEDS

Not going good

Dean Foods Co. said Tuesday that it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and was in talks to sell to DFA. However, a lawyer representing a group of Dean Foods bondholders told the bankruptcy court that focusing solely on a sale to DFA wouldn’t be a... —  read more 

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Post ID: @125RqpDZ

4.5 million? Really?

Getting tired of seeing keep up the good work emails from the guy who got a $4,500,000 bonus 4 days prior to the bankruptcy filing. If there is so much gratitude how about sharing that with the 15,000 employees making it possible? Could give each... —  read more 

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Post ID: @121RP2tH

Dairy Farmers of America in talks to buy deanfoods

What does this mean? Their website shows that they are in charge of a lot of companies included Borden. Does this mean that we could turn it to borden? Or will be be assimilated into the multiple companies that they're in charge of? Thoughts... —  read more 

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