Aug 10, 2023

Pixelle announces leadership change

Spring Grove-based Pixelle Specialty Solutions, a leading manufacturer of specialty papers in North America, with operations in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Wisconsin, announced that Timothy Hess has decided to step down, for health reasons, as president and CEO effective Aug. 7.

Aug 8, 2023

Honey business booms at Dutch Gold Honey

Dutch Gold Honey, a family-owned Lancaster company, was founded in 1946 after Ralph Gamber bought three beehives for $27. Today, the company, led by his daughter, Nancy Gamber Olcott, has grown to a more than $290 million enterprise, selling honey nationwide.

Aug 7, 2023

Gov. Shapiro joins High Steel Structures for beam signing ceremony for I-95 bridge

Lancaster-based High Steel Structures, which is forging steel beams to rebuild the bridge on I-95, received a visit from Gov. Josh Shapiro Monday. 

Aug 3, 2023

Franklin County to host new manufacturing operation

A new manufacturing operation expected to create 80 jobs will be built in Franklin County.

Jul 21, 2023

Armstrong World Industries reduces carbon footprint, increases use of renewable energy

Lancaster-based Armstrong World Industries Inc. has reduced its carbon footprint by 13% since 2019, the designer and manufacturer of ceilings and walls revealed in its third annual sustainability report.

Jul 19, 2023

Walmart holds contest for small businesses to sell products in stores or online

Walmart is looking for small business owners and entrepreneurs who would like their products sold in Walmart or Sam’s Club stores or on Walmart.com. 

Jun 21, 2023

Bollman Hat Co. acquires former peer after 2021 closing

Adamstown-based Bollman Hat Company has acquired dyeing and drying equipment from G.J. Littlewood & Sons for its hat making operations, preserving a piece of the textile and wool industry. 

Jun 14, 2023

Godshall’s will try to set Guinness World Record for turkey bacon

June 21 could be a sizzling day for the record books at Godshall’s Quality Meats.

Jun 12, 2023

A conversation with Richard Hobbs, president and CEO, Manufacturers Resource Center

What are the newest trends in manufacturing?

Jun 8, 2023

Martin’s Famous Potato Rolls and Breads expands reach in Ohio

Chambersburg-based Martin’s Famous Potato Rolls and Bread is expanding its products into 65 Kroger stores throughout Cincinnati, Ohio. 

May 26, 2023

Pressure mounts for Hershey to reduce heavy metals in dark chocolate

More than 75,000 consumers have signed a Consumer Reports petition calling on the Hershey Company to reduce the level of heavy metals in its dark chocolate products. 

May 25, 2023

Hanover metal fabricator expands operations

Hanover-based Leonhardt Manufacturing has expanded, opening a new operation to serve midsized customers.