Leading Employers

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Leading Employers

Sector Company City Product/Service Function NAICS Code Employment Union Affiliation
All Sectors
East Penn Manufacturing Co., Inc. Lyon Station Batteries HQ 335911 7363 None
Tower Health West Reading Hospital HQ 622110 7270 None
County of Berks Reading Government HQ 921110 2400 None
Carpenter Technology Reading Specialty Steel HQ 331221 2168 None
Reading School District Reading Education HQ 611110 2000 PSEA
Supportive Concepts for Families Reading Healthcare HQ 622110 1829
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Reading Retail Stores 4539 1818 None
Boscov’s Department Store Reading Retail HQ 4539 1740
Pennsylvania Government Reading Government HQ 921110 1720
Penske Truck Leasing Reading Truck Leasing HQ 532120 1300
Penn State Health St. Joseph Reading Hospital/Health Care HQ 622110 1623
Wilson School District West Lawn Education HQ 611110 1414 PSEA
Berks County Intermediate Unit Reading Education HQ 611110 1377
Redner’s Markets, Inc. Reading Retail Foods HQ 4451 1361
Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. Leesport Manufacturing Regional 337121 1300
Morgan Corporation Morgantown Manufacturing HQ 33611102 1200
Santander Bank Wyomissing Banking HQ 522110 1100
Giant Food Stores Various Retail Foods Regional 4451 1025
Kutztown University Kutztown College HQ 611310 984
Met-Ed First Energy Reading Electricity Regional 926130 921
Alcon Inc. Sinking Spring Manufacturer HQ 339112 900 None
U.S. Government Reading Government HQ 921110 900 Government
Instant Web LLC (IWCO Direct) Hamburg Print Media HG 5418 826
UGI Energy Services, Inc. Reading Utility Regional 221210 794
Boyertown Area School District Boyertown Education HQ 611110 789 PSEA
Manufacturing
East Penn Manufacturing Co., Inc. Lyon Station Batteries HQ 335911 7363 None
Carpenter Technology Reading Specialty Steel HQ 331221 2168 None
Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. Leesport Furniture HQ 3371 1300 None
Alcon Inc. Sinking Spring Surgical tools HQ 339112 900 None
Sweet Street Desserts Inc. Reading Food HQ 311999 705 None
RM Palmer Candy Inc. West Reading Candy HQ 311320 615 None
Reading Truck Body, Inc. Reading Truck bodies HQ 336211 600 None
Teleflex Reading Surgical HQ 339112 550 USWA
Godiva Chocolatier, Inc. Reading Candy Regional 311320 455 None
Cambridge-Lee Industries, Inc. Tube manufacturing Regional 331421 425 USWA
Reading Eagle Company Reading Newspaper HQ 511110 424 ITU, PU, ENGV, TEAMSTERS
Savor Street Foods Reading Snack Food HQ 311919 350 BCTU, Teamsters, VMDA
Giorgio Foods, Inc. Reading Food HQ 311421 300 None
Birdsboro Kosher Farms Exeter Poultry Processing HQ 311615 300 None
Yuasa Battery, Inc. Reading Batteries Regional 335911 286 None
Cryovac Div., Sealed Air Corporation Reading Food packaging Regional 326140 275 None
Tray Pak Corporation Reading Plastics HQ 326199 252 None
GAI-Tronics Corporation Mohnton Communications Equipment Regional 334418 250 None
Enersys Reading Batteries HQ 335911 244 None
None
Distribution
Sweet Street Desserts Inc. Reading Desserts HQ 311999 705 None
RM Palmer Candy Inc. West Reading Candy HQ 311320 615 None
Godiva Chocolatier, Inc. Reading Candy Plant 311320 455 None
Savor Street Foods Wyomissing Food Distribution HQ 311919 350 BCTU,Teamsters, VMDA
GAI-Tronics Corporation Mohnton Communications Equipment Regional 334418 250 None
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate
Santander Bank Wyomissing Banking HQ 522120 1100 None
Wells Fargo Reading Banking Regional 522110 722 None
Encompass Insurance Reading Insurance Regional 524126 550 None
C N A Insurance Reading Insurance Regional 524126 403 None
BB&T Boyertown Banking HQ 522110 535 None
The Loomis Company Wyomissing Insurance HQ 524210 230 None
Citizens Bank Reading Banking Branch 522110 200 None
M&T Bank Reading Banking Branch 522110 200 None

SOURCE: BusinessWeekly@Reading Eagle.com

Updated: 10/26/17