Success in Bedford County
“Our Distribution Center (DC) consistently meets or exceeds our company goals for low operational costs. This DC has enabled us to supply the continued expansion of Wal-Mart in the Mid-Atlantic Region. The local workforce is credited with making the Bedford DC one of the most successful in the Wal-Mart Logistics system.”
Colin Milburn, Vice President of HR
Walmart Distribution Center – www.walmart.com
“We were looking for an amazing workforce and we found this here in Bedford County. We have found employees that work hard, share their ideas and have a sincere desire to succeed personally as well as help us succeed as a business.”
Tina Molski, Director of Operations-DC East
Recreational Equipment, Inc. – www.rei.com
“The Bedford County workers care about their work, each other and the communities they live in. I certainly recommend Bedford County as a place to do business.”
Julian Pedrazzani, Plant Manager
LB Foster – www.lbfoster.com
“It’s the good people here that create our success, from sales to engineering, drafting to construction. They’re all good people.”
John Corle, President
Corle Building Systems – www.corle.com
Lampire supplies critical biological reagents used in diagnostics and therapeutics to the pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device manufacturers worldwide. Lampire first came to Bedford County in 1989, the operation started with only one employee and today has expanded to over 60 staff members in Bedford County alone!
BCDA has provided very strong support, which has enabled Lampire’s growth; currently the company has a 400-acre pharm campus in Bedford County as well as an 18,000 sq. ft. bioprocessing laboratory in the Everett Industrial Park. BCDA continually helps Lampire reach our goals in a cost effective manner. Additionally, BCDA has helped Lampire and BCTC develop a competitive technical workforce in the region, which will foster growth and help attract more manufacturing companies to the county.
Gregory F. Krug, President
Lampire Biological Laboratories, Inc. – www.lampire.com
Smith Transport, Inc.
“Dedicated to Excellence”
“Our Central Pennsylvania Distribution Centers allow Smith Transport to experience next day access to nearly fifty (50) percent of the United States population. Through this location our company utilizes the recently completed I-99 to provide next day service to the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic/Carolinas, and Midwest/Chicago markets.”
Smith Transport Inc. – www.smithtransport.com
Bedford and Blair County