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Pearl Valley Cheese builds on storied history

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

FRESNO, Ohio — Swiss immigrants Ernest & Gertrude founded Pearl Valley Cheese in 1928, producing one 200-pound Swiss cheese wheel per day on the factory’s present site. In the past 85 years the company has grown and is presently producing 12 varieties of cheese for a total daily production of 20,000 pounds. The family constructed […]

Witmer’s continuing to build on 76-year history

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

SALEM, Ohio — Founded by Enos Witmer in 1937, Witmer’s Inc. is dedicated to serving farmers, offering agricultural equipment, sales, service and parts. Witmer’s moved to its present location, at 39821 state Route 14 in Salem, Ohio, in 1947. The company completed a major expansion and remodeling of its facilities in 1997. Witmer’s sells and […]

Business profile: Little Cottage Company

Thursday, June 9, 2011

MILLERSBURG, Ohio — When it comes to being outdoors, Little Cottage Company has you covered, figuratively and literally.

Business profile: Keim Lumber Company

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Keim Lumber Company, a full-service building material supplier and manufacturer of hardwood trim, doors and other wood components, is celebrating its 100th year in a recently expanded showroom.

Business profile: Drotleff Marketing and Equipment

Thursday, June 9, 2011

MAGNOLIA, Ohio — Drotleff Marketing and Equipment, owned by Jay Drotleff, was started in April 2009 and has one full-time employee and one part-time employee.

Business profile: Phil’s Sales and Service

Thursday, June 9, 2011

COLUMBIANA, Ohio — The staff and owners at Phil’s Sales and Service in Columbiana pride themselves on service to keep customers happy.

Business profile: Toledo Spring and Toledo Auto Electric

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Toledo Spring and Toledo Auto Electric, owned by Brad Rubini and located at 5015 Enterprise Blvd., Toledo, offers parts and service for trucks and trailers. They also rebuild starters, alternators and generators for farm and industrial.

Business profile: Simmons Grain Co.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Simmons Grain Co. is committed to servicing the needs of area farmers as shown by their investment in new bin space and grain handling equipment.

Business profile: Richland Laminated Columns LLC

Thursday, June 9, 2011

GREENWICH, Ohio — Richland Laminated Columns LLC, a manufacturer of post frame foundation, opened for business in 2004. The company makes laminated columns treated on the lower end and distribute the post hold pads and pest protector.

Business profile: Deerfield Farms Service

Thursday, June 9, 2011

DEERFIELD, Ohio — Timely equipment, facility upgrades and service-minded team members are responsible for strengthening Deerfield Farms Service and its customers, and putting them above the competition.


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