From its humble beginnings as J.R. Roberts’ milk route in Lincoln, Neb., Roberts Dairy now has three production plants and 10 distribution centers in Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas and Missouri and manages the joint venture Hiland-Roberts ice cream plant in Norfolk, Neb. Roberts serves a region that includes Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas and parts of Colorado, Illinois and South Dakota. Headquartered in Omaha, Neb., it employs more than 700 people and generates annual sales of more than $250 million.
Roberts is a “full-service” dairy that processes and fills more than 900,000 gallons of milk a week. It operates around the clock, 365 days a year, to provide the freshest dairy products to customers every day.
Roberts Dairy Mission Statement
To provide products of superior quality and value while maintaining an atmosphere of teamwork, trust and high business ethics. Strive to maintain growth and profitability for the Company and our customers.
To listen and respond to our Associates’s suggestions, provide opportunities for them to advance their careers and maintain an environment where they may perform to their highest potential.