Leprino Foods is an American company with headquarters in Denver, Colorado that produces cheese, lactose, whey protein and sweet whey. It is the world’s largest maker of mozzarella cheese.
Leprino supplies cheese to 85% of the pizza market, including Pizza Hut, Domino’s, Little Caesars, Papa John’s, Hungry Howie’s, Tombstone, Tony’s, Jack’s, and Digiorno. Their cheese and products are also used by Hot Pockets, Stouffer’s, Smart Ones, and other products used in Yoplait yogurt, Pillsbury Toaster Strudel, and baby formula. Leprino is the US’s largest exporter of lactose. They sell one billion pounds of cheese per year for $3 billion. – Tiny Fox Lab Facts
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