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101 Best Rhode Island Manufacturing Companies and Startups

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This article showcases our top picks for the best Rhode Island based Manufacturing companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Manufacturing industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Rhode Island Manufacturing Startups

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VoltServer

VoltServer

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VoltServer develops innovative power distribution products based on the company’s patented Digital Electricity technology.

Clarke Valve

Clarke Valve

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Clarke Valve is a developer of energy-saving shutter valves designed to work in a variety of industrial and aerospace applications.

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IlluminOss Medical

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IlluminOss Medical is a medical device company developing minimally invasive orthopedic systems for the treatment of bone fractures.

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VCharge

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VCharge builds software to control electric loads with storage that respond intelligently to changing grid and market conditions.

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The Matlet Group

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The Matlet Group provides solutions for promotional campaigns, sales materials, product packaging or warehousing and distribution.

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Knack

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Knack is a consumer goods company manufacturing business and travel backpacks.

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VividGro

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VividGro, a manufacturer of high-quality LED grow lighting products.

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Polaris MEP

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Polaris MEP guides RI manufacturers to sustainable growth, innovative tech strategies & cost efficient operations.

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Growgenics

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Growgenics is a manufacturer and provider of advanced, customizable LED horticultural shape-lighting for indoor farming and cannabis.

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Nautilus Defense

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Nautilus Defense is specializes in development, implementation and manufacturing sustainment of mission-critical systems of Defense & Space

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Magnetic Seal Corp (MAGSEAL)

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Magnetic Seal Corp (MAGSEAL) is a supplier of specialty magnetic seals in Warren, Rhode Island.

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Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

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Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence helps industrial manufacturers develop the disruptive technologies.

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American Power Conversion

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American Power Conversion Corporation provides end-to-end AC and DC-based back-up power products and services.

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Nortek

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Nortek, Inc. engages in the manufacture and sale of residential and commercial building products primarily in the United States, Canada,

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KVH, Industries

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KVH Industries – Delivering Powerful Technologies for Land, Sea, and Air.

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Igus

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Igus is manufacturing engineered plastics for over 50 years.

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Teknor Apex

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Teknor Apex is a manufacturer of custom compounders of plastics.

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Edesia

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Through innovative manufacturing, Edesia aims to reduce the alarmingly high rates of childhood malnutrition in developing countries

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Hanna Instruments

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Hanna Instruments is a manufacturer of analytical instrumentation.

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G-Form

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G-Form is a technology-driven protective solutions provider.

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GTECH Holdings Corp

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GTECH Holdings Corp is a company that specializes in gambling systems with a touch screen interface.

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Costa

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Introduced in 1983, when a few fishermen decided the world needed better sunglasses, Costa has become a leader in the performance sunglass

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A2B Tracking Solutions

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A2B Tracking Solutions manufactures barcode and RFID software, and sells and supports selected software and hardware.

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QMed Innovations

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QMed Innovations is the creator of unique hardware and software asset tracking systems for the medical device industry.

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A.J. Oster

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A.J. Oster engages in the custom processing and distribution of metal foils, strips, and sheets.

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High Purity New England

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High Purity New England manufactures and retails pumps, flow sensors, bioreactor systems, single-use assemblies and process chromatography.

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Systems Engineering Associates (SEA)

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Systems engineering associates corporation is a veteran-owned business focusing on systems engineering.

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Textron Systems

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Textron Systems has been providing innovative solutions to the defense, homeland security and aerospace communities for more than 50 years.

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AVTECH Software, Inc

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AVTECH Software Inc. manufactures Room Alert, the leading proactive environment monitoring solutions for critical facilities and assets.

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DeWAL Industries

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DeWAL Industries is the manufacture of high performance polymer films and pressure sensitive tapes.

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Antaya Technologies

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Antaya Technologies is a provider of proprietary on-glass connectors.

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Federal Electronics

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Federal Electronics is an EMS company that recognizes that a comprehensive solution must touch upon more than just manufacturing expertise.

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The Chemical Company

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The Chemical Company is a chemical company providing logistics and customer services.

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Technic Inc.

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Technic is a chemicals firm providing chemicals for electrodepostion, engineered powder, and surface finishing equipment.

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Axena Technologies

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Axena utilizes a proprietary antibacterial technology to coat medical devices in order to mitigate healthcare-acquired infections.

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ATW Companies

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ATW Companies is a provider of precision tubing and fabricated metal components.

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The Hinckley Company

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The Hinckley Company is a manufacturer and dealer of luxury boats and yachts.

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Mahr Federal Inc.

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Mahr Federal is an engineering company specializing in dimensional metrology equipment.

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Natco Home Group

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Natco Home Group is a textiles company providing rug manufacturing and weaving facility.

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Electro Standards Laboratories

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ESL manufactures and markets fiber optic switches, cable assemblies, strain gauge, LVDT indicators and battery power systems.

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Toray Plastics (America), Inc.

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Toray Plastics is a plastics company specializing in unique foam grades and plastics technology.

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Cooley Group

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Cooley Group is a textiles company that manufactures flexible composites.

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Neptune Benson

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Neptune Benson is a manufacturer of high-quality water filtration and disinfection products.

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Autocrat

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Autocrat is respected as coffee experts with over 100 years of tradition and experience.

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Tanya Creations, LLC

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Tanya Creations, LLC is a designer and manufacturer of private label jewelry in East Providence, Rhode Island.

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Taco Comfort Solutions

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Taco Comfort Solutions is an engineering company that manufactures hydronic systems and equipment.

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Wild Things

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Wild Things is in its fourth decade of making apparel using patented high-tech fabrics and innovative design. Our expertise has made Wild

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Guill Tool & Engineering

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Guill Tool & Engineering is in the design and manufacture of plastic extrusion tooling and is known for its extrusion technology.

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Bradford Soap Works

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Bradford Soap Works is a manufacturer of bar soap and cleansing poufs.

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Yushin America

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Yushin America is expert in robotics for the plastics industry.

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NEPTCO

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NEPTCO is a global leader in the engineering and manufacturing of materials for a wide variety of commercial, industrial, and military

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Ardisam

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Ardisam, Incorporated is a design and manufacturing company located in the heart of Northwest Wisconsin.

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SyQwest

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Our dedicated staff of professionals strives to provide exceptional and innovative acoustic solutions to our global marketplace

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Amtrol

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AMTROL is the thermal expansion tank to help control pressure in hot water system.

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ULTRA Scientific

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ULTRA Scientific is a chemical company specializing in diluents and washes solutions.

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Concordia Fibers

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Concordia Fibers ompetency is processing synthetic filaments and fibers to enable the production of innovative fabric structures.

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International Packaging Corporation

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International Packaging Corporation is a packaging and containers company that manufactures jewelry packaging solutions.

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Evans Capacitor Company

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Evans Capacitor Company manufactures high energy density capacitors for demanding applications that require the highest levels of quality.

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Creative Conners

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Creative Conners specializes in extending its business on developing and automation of scenery moves in live performances of all sizes.

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Goodman-Hewitt

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Goodman-Hewitt specializes in the manufacture of conveyor components

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Esler Companies

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Esler Companies is a holding company that manufactures and installs premium windows and doors.

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Fit + Fresh

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Fit + Fresh is an innovative health and medical design and manufacturing company.

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VR Industries

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VR Industries is an electronics manufacturing company that provides supply chain management and electronics services.

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Denison Pharmaceuticals

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Denison is a leading provider of turn-key formulation, manufacturing & packaging solutions for the branded OTC, Rx, and Cosmetic markets.

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Contempo Card Company

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Contempo Card Company is the world’s leading manufacturer and designer of packaging for top fashion brands.

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Hodges Badge Company

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Hodges Badge is a family owned business that manufactures custom awards, ribbons, rosettes, medals, trophies, presentation silver buttons.

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Cookson Electronics

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Cookson Electronics is a manufacturer of chemicals and provider of multiple technical services.

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ALCOR Scientific

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ALCOR Scientific is a designer and manufacturer of innovative diagnostic instrumentation and medical devices for the healthcare industry.

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Coto Technology

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Coto Technology provides TMR Sensors, solid state relays, reed relays & molded reed switches for Security, Metering, Medical.

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Optrel AG

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Optrel AG is manufacturer of active eye protection products, which are used in fields of applications like welding and grinding.

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Mearthane Products

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Mearthane Products is a manufacturer of custom formulated and fabricated open-cast, thermoset polyurethane components.

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Hunt Yachts

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Hunt Yachts is a manufacturer of semi-custom yachts and offers refits, repairs, dockage, and fuel services.

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Conneaut Industries

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Conneaut Industries is a leading supplier of specialty industrial yarns used by an extensive range of end-users.

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Hi-Tech Profiles

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Hi-Tech Profiles manufactures thermoplastic extruded tubing for commercial and industrial applications.

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The Cookie Countess

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The Cookie Countess offers decorating supplies, ingredients and airbrush equipment.

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Contech Medical

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Contech Medical offers manufacturing medical devices such as guidewire dispenser coils, clips, tubes, J- accessories and packaging services.

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Speidel

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Speidel is a manufacturer of watchbands and related items in Providence, RI.

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Hope Global

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Hope Global is an automotive company specializing in creative manufacturing solutions.

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National Marker Company

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NMC is a manufacturer of facility safety communication products, such as signs, tags, labels, lockout-tagout devices, and 5S/lean products.

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New England Linen Supply

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New England Linen Supply provides complete linen and uniform rental services.

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Lockheed Window Corp

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Lockheed Window Corp is a residential window and custom window manufacturer in Burrillville, Rhode Island.

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ACS Industries

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ACS Industries is an engineering company that provides automotive, industrial, and bulk mesh products.

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Primary Flow Signal

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Primary Flow Signal specializes in producing and engineering flow meters.

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American Ecotech

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American Ecotech specializes in the design, installation, operation and maintenance of air pollution monitoring instrumentation and systems.

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A&H Manufacturing

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A&H Manufacturing is a packaging company offering packaging accessories and services.

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Quick Fitting

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Quick Fitting manufactures unique push-fit plumbing and heating technology, with time-tested durability and a 75-year warranty.

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Key Container Corporation

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Key Container Corporation is specializes in converting paper to corrugated sheets, creating die-cuts and displays, and cut-to-fit boxes.

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BSM Pump

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BSM Pump manufactures a line of rotary gear, vane, and centrifugal pumps for the industrial & OEM marketplace.

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Imperial

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Imperial is a manufacturing company that designs & makes various types of pearl jewelry that include Akoya, rose gold & Tahitian ornaments.

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Norcross Safety Products

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Norcross Safety Products L.L.C. designs, manufactures, and markets products for the fragmented personal protection equipment industry.

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R&D Technologies

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R&D Technologies is a 3D printing technology solution and service company.

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Greystone

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Greystone provides rotary transfer machining, hard chrome, hard coat anodizing, tooling, engineering, and equipment design products.

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Advanced Chemical

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Advanced Chemical is a precious metals refiner, and refining precious metal bearing hazardous and non-hazardous materials.

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Walco

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Walco is a manufacturer and seller of radio antenna kits.

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Vincent Clad Metals

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Vincent Clad Metals Corporation, Custom engineered and manufactured composite clad metal strip.

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Blow Molded Specialties

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Blow Molded Specialties offers support for custom part development and manufactures thin walled bags, bellows &unique hollow shapes.

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Vanquish Boats

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Vanquish Boats designs and builds premium Center Console, Dual Console, Runabout, and Cuddy day boats.

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Herrick & White

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Herrick & White develops architectural woodwork that supplies & installs traditional and modern furniture for residential & business use.

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Taylor Box

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Taylor is a custom packaging design studio and custom rigid paper box, slipcase and specialty packaging manufacturer

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Microfibres

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Microfibres is a textile company specializing in flocked upholstery and specialty fabrics.

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Ferguson Perforating

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Ferguson Perforating is an aviation & aerospace company that offers perforated metal solutions.

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