Bongards Creameries

Humboldt, Tennessee Humboldt, Tennessee may be best known for 80 years of hosting the annual West Tennessee Strawberry Festival.  Like many towns in rural America, Humboldt’s greatest resource is its people, which is why a 13% population decline since the 2000 census hurt so much (9467 residents in 2000 to 8235 in 2016).  The Great Recession saw the loss of …

DOT Foods

Dot Foods, the nation’s largest food redistributor, utilized an allocation of $11.4 million from RDP to construct a new 167,000 square foot warehouse facility, separate maintenance facility and garage for the company’s trucking fleet. The warehouse, the first in Tennessee for Dot Foods, will offer food storage at three temperatures: dry, frozen and refrigerated. Dot Foods purchases full truckloads of …