Keller's Creamery Named "Outstanding Supplier" from Auntie Anne's® Pretzels

Selection based on Innovation, Quality and Customer Service
May 1, 2008

Kansas City, Mo. - The innovation, quality and customer service of Keller’s Creamery recently earned them the 2007 “Outstanding Supplier” award from Auntie Anne’s® Pretzels. A division of Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA), Keller’s Creamery manufactures butter and butter products and has supplied Auntie Anne’s for nearly a decade.

DFA’s Winnsboro, Texas, plant manufactures the product for Auntie Anne’s and works with the Keller’s Creamery sales and distribution teams in Harleysville, Pa., to meet the needs of the famous pretzel company.

“We are proud of the Keller’s team at Winnsboro and Harleysville, who deserve the credit for this recognition,” says Mark Korsmeyer, president of DFA’s Dairy Food Products division. “To be associated and recognized by such a reputable company, with such great-tasting products, is an honor.”

Keller’s Creamery was honored at an awards recognition dinner on April 16 in Lancaster, Pa. Auntie Anne's President and CEO Sam Beiler made the presentation.

“Keller’s was innovative in the testing and implementation of a new packaging project. They also provide a high-quality product and go above and beyond our expectations,” says Beiler. “We rely on Keller’s great product and service to make the best pretzels we can that our customers love and keep coming back for.”

For more than 100 years, Keller’s Creamery has been producing fresh, wholesome dairy products for cooking, baking, spreading and enjoying. Keller’s Creamery brand butters are marketed by DFA Dairy Food Products and include Borden, Breakstone’s, Falfurrias, Hotel Bar, Keller’s, Mid-America Farms and Plugrá. In addition to foodservice and ingredient products, a wide range of retail products are available. For recipes and a list of stores where Keller’s Creamery products are sold, visit www.kellerscreamery.com.

Auntie Anne's, Inc. is a Pennsylvania-based franchisor that supports over 940 Auntie Anne's Pretzels locations worldwide. Pretzels are mixed, twisted and baked to golden brown perfection in full view of customers. Auntie Anne's is committed to pretzel perfection by guaranteeing you will love its pretzels or they will replace it with one that you do. To learn more, visit www.auntieannes.com.