Largest Manufacturers in Western Massachusetts

Ranked by the Number of Total Employees
 Company/WebTotal EmployeesTop Local OfficerBusiness
1Yankee Candle
16 Yankee Candle Way, South Deerfield, MA 01373; (413) 665-8306; www.yankeecandle.com
30,037Hope MargalaCandle designer, retailer, wholesaler
2Smith & Wesson Inc.
2100 Roosevelt Ave., Springfield, MA 01104; (413) 781-8300; www.smith-wesson.com
1,480P. James DebneyGun manufacturer
3General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems
100 Plastics Ave., Pittsfield, MA 01201; (413) 494-1110; www.gd-ais.com
1,150Michael Tweed-KentU.S. Navy and Department of Defense shipboard and mission system integration and manufacturing
4Lenox
301 Chestnut St., East Longmeadow, MA 01028; (413) 525-3961; www.lenoxtools.com
650Nicole BraskieSaw-blade tool manufacturer
5OMG Inc.
153 Bowles Road, Agawam, MA 01001; (413) 789-0252; www.olyfast.com; www.fastenmaster.com
456Hubert McGovernFasteners, accessories for roofing and construction
6Mestek Inc.
260 North Elm St., Westfield, MA 01085; (413) 568-9571; www.mestek.com
400Stewart ReedHVAC equipment maker
7Savage Arms Inc.
100 Springdale Road, Westfield, MA 01085; (413) 568-7001; www.savagearms.com
390Al Kasper Manufacturer of hunting rifles and shotguns
8Solutia Inc.
730 Worcester St., Springfield, MA 01151; (413) 788-6911; www.eastman.com
380Shane CowanResins Manufacturer
9Pelican Products Inc.
147 North Main St., South Deerfield, MA 01373; (800) 542-7344; www.pelican.com
373Mike BousquetDesign and manufacture of high-performance case solutions and advanced portable lighting systems
10Berry Plastics Corp.
44 O’Neill St., Easthampton, MA 01027; (413) 527-1250; www.berryplastics.com
348David HepburnPlastic squeeze-tube manufacturer and decorator
11L-3 KEO
50 Prince St., Northampton, MA 01060; (413) 586-2330; www2.1-3com.com
300Matthew RichiSensor and weapon systems for defense platforms
12Callaway Golf Ball Operations Inc.
425 Meadow St., Chicopee, MA 01013; (413) 536-1200; www.callawaygolf.com
277Vince SimondsSporting-goods manufacturer
13Dielectrics, a UFP Technologies Company
300 Burnett Road, Chicopee, MA 01020; (413) 594-8111; www.dielectrics.com
275Mario GodboutManufacturer of medical materials, components, and products
14John Morrell Food Group
20 Carando Dr., Springfield, MA 01104; (413) 781-5620; www.johnmorrell.com
220Mike WojtowiczFood producer
15Advance Manufacturing Co.
8 Turnpike Industrial Road, Westfield, MA 01086; (413) 568-2411; www.advancemfg.com
200Anthony AmantiPrecision-machining specialists, engineers, designers, welders, and assemblers
16Onyx Specialty Papers
40 Willow St., South Lee, MA 01260; (413) 243-1231; www.onyxpapers.com
155Patricia BegrowiczProducer of highly engineered papers for technically demanding applications
17Titeflex
603 Hendee St., Springfield, MA 01139; (413) 739-5631; www.titeflex.com
155Graham ThomsonFlexible PTFE hose manufacturer
18Westfield Electroplating Co. Inc.
68 North Elm St., Westfield, MA 01085; (413) 568-3716; www.westfieldplating.com
150Michael StolpinskiMetal finishing company specializing in the aerospace and defense industries; plating and painting
19Tell Tool Inc.
35 Turnpike Industrial Road, Westfield, MA 01085; (413) 568-1671; www.telltool.com
135David SmithManufacturer of aircraft and spacecraft parts
20MicroTek Inc.
2070 Westover Road, Chicopee, MA 01022; (413) 593-1025; www.microtek-cables.com
130Phil D’EntremontCustom cable assemblies and wire harnesses; control panels and boxes
21Kleeberg Sheet Metal Inc.
65 Westover Road, Ludlow, MA 01056; (413) 589-1854; www.kleeberg.com
120Dan KleebergMetal fabrication, rigging, and mechanical services
22Specialty Minerals
260 Columbia St., Adams, MA 01220; (413) 743-0591; www.mineralstech.com
120Steve ThompsonMining and manufacturing of minerals
23FG Clean Wipes
2255 Westover Road, Chicopee, MA 01022; (413) 592-4111; www.essentraporoustechnologies.com
100William WrightManufacturer of contamination control products
24Sanderson MacLeod Inc.
1199 South Main St., Palmer, MA 01069; (413) 283-3481; www.sandersonmacleod.com
100Mark BorsariManufacturer of twisted wire brushes
25Universal Plastics
75 Whiting Farms Road, Holyoke, MA 01040; (413) 592-4791; www.universalplastics.com
100Jay KumarPrecision custom thermoforming
26Marox Corp.
373 Whitney Ave., Holyoke, MA 01040; (413) 536-1300; www.marox.com
80Brad RosenkranzMachining and product development, specializing in medical products
27Hoppe Technologies
107 1st Ave., Chicopee, MA 01020; (413) 592-9213; www.hoppetech.com
70Roy TorzulloPrecision-machine components and assembly for aerospace, defense, optics, power, and commercial industries
28Toner Plastics
35 Industrial Dr., East Longmeadow, MA 01028; (413) 525-2369; www.toner-plastics.com
60Steven GrahamManufacturer of molded and extruded products for OEM applications