New & Expanded Businesses

Wayne County recorded 28 business expansion announcements in 2015 . The combined capital investments of these projects was $210 million. In addition these business growth initiatives resulted in the creation of over 970 new jobs with an estimated average hourly wage of $28.86.


2015 Business Expansions

Bent Ladder Crider & Wine Works, Cider & Wine - Rittman

Chesterland Productions, Warehousing/Distribution - Wooster

DES ECK Welding, Ag Metal Fabricated Products - Kidron

D+S Distribution, Warehousing/Distribution - Wooster

EPAK, Metal Containers - Wooster

Fastforming, Thermoplastics - Rittman

FEW USA, Wire Connectors - Wooster

Frito Lay, Potato Chips - Wooster

Gerber Poultry, Poultry Processing - Kidron

G&S Titanium, Metal Wire Drawing - Wooster

GOJO Industries, Skin Health & Hygiene Products - Wooster

Jarrett Logistics Systems, Logistics/Warehousing/Distribution - Orrville

J.M. Smucker Co., Food & Beverage Products

Keim Concrete, Concrete - Wooster

LuK USA, Torque Converters - Wooster

Miller Poultry, Poultry - Moreland

Metal Dynamics, Metal Fabrication - Wooster

Orrville Chick Hatchery, Poultry - Orrville

Orrvilon, Aluminum Extrusion & Fabricating - Orrville

Precision Products Group, Spiral Cardboard Tubing - Apple Creek

Tekfor Inc., Automotive Components - Wooster

Tristar Farm, Poultry - Apple Creek

Town & Country Coop, Agricultural Products & Services - Smithville

Venture Products, Lawn Equipment - Orrville

Wooster Community Hospital, Healthcare - Wooster

Wooster Hydrostatics, Hydraulic Repair (Industrial) - Wooster

Xcess Unlimited, Warehousing/Distribution - Wooster


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