Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream Inc., Oakland, said it plans in April to close a Houston ice cream plant and transfer its production to four other facilities in Bakersfield and Tulare, Calif.; Laurel, Md.; and Ft. Wayne, Ind. Officials said the Houston closure will affect 168 employees while another 115 workers will remain in corporate sales, distribution and corporate support roles.
Dreyer's to close Houston ice cream plant
January 13, 2009