Davisco Foods

11000 West 78th Street

Eden Prairie


United States


Tel. 952-914-0400


Dairy Products - Natural and Imitation, Proteins - Animal Or Plant Origin

Davisco Foods

Davisco produces 370 million lbs. of cheese annually and is one of the largest suppliers of cheese to Kraft Foods. Davisco prides itself in its support of local communities by providing jobs and buying milk from regional farmers. Meticulous about quality control and excellent customer service, Davisco has made it a mission to lead the industry in food technology by producing innovative proteins for health and nutrition.

A pioneer in whey protein isolate research, Davisco produces 10 million lbs. of whey protein isolates annually. Davisco is the industry leader in technology and production, accounting for 65% of whey protein isolates sold worldwide. Whey protein isolates are found in 50% of grocery products today, including sports drinks, reduced fat candies, low fat salad dressings, infant formula, yogurts, dips, shelf-stable baking mixes, and low fat cheese sauces.

Davisco produces a variety of customized whey protein products and a full line of whey protein products, which includes: BiPRO®, BioZate®, Whey Protein Concentrate 80%, Glycomacropeptide (GMP), Alpha-lactalbumin, Lactose and Premium Deproteinized Whey.

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Food Ingredients News  15 July 2015

Whey Protein Ingredients Shine For Davisco

15 Jul 2015 --- Davisco, the Business Unit of Agropur Inc. is highlighting its new whey protein ingredients at the IFT in Chicago this week. These latest ingredients are ideal for protein fortification of snack foods and other nutritional products with the high quality and high purity whey proteins for which Davisco is known.

Business News  06 March 2015

Davisco Increases Production of Alpha-lactalbumin

06 Mar 2015 --- Davisco, Business Unit of Agropur Inc., announces completion of a significant increase in production capacity of Alpha-lactalbumin at the Jerome Cheese facility in Jerome, Idaho. The potential Alpha-lactalbumin volume from Jerome Cheese will be increasing tenfold. Davisco's unique product is isolated to over 90% Alpha-lactalbumin, the highest purity commercially available.

Business News  19 January 2015

Davisco Increases Capacity, Launches New Hydrolyzed Whey Proteins

19 Jan 2015 --- Davisco, Business Unit of Agropur Inc., has announced an increase of production capacity and extension of the BioZate product line, a family of hydrolyzed whey proteins that complements their portfolio of whey protein products for food and nutrition applications. BioZate whey proteins are manufactured utilizing a proprietary process, and processing expansion has allowed for significant volumes to be manufactured.

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09 October 2014

Innovations in Dairy Proteins

09 Oct 2014 --- Davisco Foods is increasing its focus behind its alpha-lactalbumin ingredient. The proprietary whey ingredient is rich in leucine and the amino acid tryptophan. The latter is a precursor to the neurotransmitter serotonin and the neurosecretory hormone melatonin, which have been shown to play a role in regulating neurobehavioral effects such as appetite, sleep-waking rhythm, pain perception, mood, anxiety and stress control.