Uncle Matt’s Purchased by Dean Foods
Dean Foods Co. acquired Uncle Matt’s Organic, an organic juice company. Uncle Matt’s will remain based in Clermont, Fla., and operate as a subsidiary of Dean Foods; founder Matt McLean also will remain with the company.
Uncle Matt’s is the nation’s oldest organic juice company and offers a range of products, including probiotic-infused and fruit-infused waters. The company remains committed to producing only the highest quality juices, using only premium 100 percent organically grown fruit that is free from GMOs, synthetic fertilizers and pesticides.
“Joining Dean Foods allows me to continue to nurture the brand I started nearly 20 years ago,” said McLean. “Our mission has always been to produce the highest quality organic juices. Becoming part of Dean Foods will allow us to bring organic to consumers at a scale that supports the organic farming community and increasing consumer interests at the same time.”