Expansion plans are underway with the purchase of a 76,000-sq.-ft. facility adjacent to the Racine, Wis.-based company’s existing location.


Butter Buds Food Ingredients, Racine, Wis., completed the purchase of a 76,000-sq.-ft. facility adjacent to its current one. The space will be used for expanded production capacity, additional warehouse and office space.

“This purchase comes at a time of robust growth in Butter Buds’ business,” says general manager Bill Buhler.  “And it paves the way for additional growth in the future.”

The division of Cumberland Packing Corp. manufactures an array of natural dairy concentrates under the Butter Buds brand. Along with concentrated forms of butter, cream and cheese, Butter Buds offers innovative concentrates such as Butter Buds-Bacon, Olive Oil Buds, CocoaButter Buds and Dried Beer Extract. Most of these products are kosher and Halal-certified. Butter Buds recently added parve certification to its capabilities.