Dean Foods
2.6 of 5 101 reviews
www.deanfoods.com Dallas, TX 5000+ Employees

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Strong ground team, Exec management struggling with balance between Wall Street and it's own people/products.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Dean Foods full-time for more than 8 years

ProsManagement teams at the dairies have amazing work ethics and clearly take great pride in their brands and products.

ConsExecutive Management is still trying to figure out its focus, which too often is what Wall Street's reaction, rather than the impact on products or people.

Advice to Senior ManagementRecognize that long term solutions and vision will ultimately benefit the organization more than short term fixes.

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Somewhat insular; old school approach to business development limits creativity & tends to thwart new ideas/approaches

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Dean Foods


Pros: Unrivaled National footprint, good regional brands, and solid supply chain… Cons: Product & package innovation needs to be ramped up. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Dallas, TX

I have been working at Dean Foods as a contractor for less than a year


Pros: Great company to work for and great people to work with. … Cons: Most workers are contract and they seem ok with that and it's… Advice to Senior Management: Please keep up the great work and remember that your… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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