Idaho Dairymen's Association



Glanbia Foods


Glanbia is a global nutrition company, grounded in nature and science, dedicated to providing better nutrition for every step of life’s journey. Glanbia actively serves the nutritional needs of consumers directly through a range of branded products and as an ingredient partner to the wider food industry. Headquartered in Kilkenny, Ireland Glanbia has a turnover of €3.7 billion per annum and 6,200 employees in 32 countries worldwide. Glanbia is the world’s leading producer and marketer of quality performance nutrition consumer products supporting active lifestyles. Its success as a global ingredients provider has been built on Glanbia’sexpertise in nutritional solutions supported by significant investment in research and development.

Glanbia has deep roots in the dairy industry in both Ireland and the USA. Glanbia is the largest dairy processor in Idaho, USA and through its joint venture; Glanbia Ingredients Ireland, is Ireland’s number one dairy processor. Southwest Cheese based in Clovis, New Mexico is one of the largest and most successful cheese and whey protein manufacturers in the world and is joint venture between Glanbia plc and the Greater Southwest Agency, Inc.

Awards, Quality Information, Certifications, or Highlights

  • Glanbia has received more than 80 U.S.
    and World Cheese Championship medals.
  • Glanbia U.S. cheese is made from farms with milk
    suppliers that comply 100 percent with the National
    Milk Producers Federation FARM animal welfare
    assurance system.
  • All of Glanbia’s manufacturing facilities are:
    – USDA certified
    – SQF Level 3 certified
  • In addition to basic certifications, Glanbia’s
    Blackfoot, Idaho, manufacturing facility is:
    – Organic certified*
    – rBST free certified*
    – Halal certified
    – Kosher certified*


Becky Pearson
Cheese Sales Manager
Phone: +1.208.735.4100