“When we made the commitment to come to Hazle Township, we knew we would be building on a very special place in a very special community. We looked at various locations in and around Eastern Pennsylvania to grow upon the success we’ve had in the Lehigh Valley, and decided to plant our new roots in Hazle Township. It’s a superb location with superb people. U.S. Cold Storage has assembled a talented, multifaceted workforce of the local residents. The cooperation we have received from the local, county and state governments has been outstanding.”, Vice President of Corporate Development & Logistics, U.S. Cold Storage
“Our location here is ideal for our industry, especially considering the interstate highway system and the ease of reaching our customer base in high-population areas. We can distribute our products quickly to Philadelphia, New York, New Jersey and other large areas, an important factor because we make fresh products. The people in this area have a great work ethic. In particular, the people who work for us are very conscientious and they care about what they do, which is critical in an operation that makes food.”, Plant Manager, Bimbo Bakeries
“We love our community. Our community has people with an exceptional work ethic. We find the infrastructure and accessibility in our area to be better than most areas. Area agencies have been very helpful in assisting with training of our team members.”, President, Pik Rite, Inc.
““We feel that Hazleton is a great area in which to invest and that the area will be very beneficial for our business. We were looking for a property with plenty of space and opportunity to grow and that offered a ‘wow’ factor. Greater Hazleton offered many advantages, including a good selection of available, quality properties; well-educated labor in the area; proximity to key United States markets; quality of life and beautiful outdoor settings.”, President & CEO, ABF USA / Kite Tables
“Anyone who has seen the beauty of Heister House mouldings, hardwood flooring, and mantels can attest to the level of skill apparent in each finished product. This expert craftmanship is a result of our workforce’s extraordinary talent and unwavering dedication to perfection.”, General Manager, Heister House Millworks
“At Reslite, we ship our products on our own trucking fleet. Northumberland County offers us easy access to toll-free, Route 80, which helps make transporting our goods affordable.”, Production Manager, Resilite Sports Products, Inc.
“They [North Shore RR] do a great job for us and truly go above and beyond my expectations. We have a great relationship and any kind of issues or concerns are handled immediately. Their communication is phenomenal.”, Regional Operations Manager, Arrow Material Services