Kessler’s Inc. of Lemoyne recently closed on a $65,400 Enterprise Zone loan through the Capital Region Economic Development Corporation.
The loan paid for plant and equipment upgrades required for the company’s quest for SQF (Safe Quality Food) certification, CREDC said in a news release. Improvements include roof repairs, new lighting, floor replacement, parking lot improvements and a new condenser tower. The CREDC loan leveraged another $155,015 from equity and bank financing provided by Members 1st Federal Credit Union.
A meat-processing plant, Kessler’s moved from Easton to its Hummel Avenue location in 1929.