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OBI Member Profile: Chocolat-e

Chocolat-e is the brainchild of Jeanyves Verdu, French-born graphic designer who spent much of his adult life in France and Belgium before settling in Manzanita and discovering that he couldn’t find chocolate that he liked.

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OBI Member Profile: Beaverton Foods

Founded nearly a century ago, Hillsboro-based Beaverton Foods has established itself as the nation’s largest manufacturer of gourmet condiments.

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OBI Member Profile: Cv International

Bend-based Cv International manufactures mobile nitrogen generators, nitrogen maintenance kits and a wide array of maintenance platforms for military and civilian aircraft.

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Hillsboro Hops Provide Affordable Family Entertainment

The economic contribution of the Hops’ new stadium will be significant. According to a recently released ECONorthwest study, construction of the facility will generate a $190 million economic impact, including almost 1,000 full-time jobs.

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Boeing’s Jumbo Manufacturing Role in Oregon

Boeing has a significant footprint in Oregon, machining airliner parts in Gresham, developing unmanned aerial vehicles in Hood River and improving manufacturing technology through its work with the Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center in Scappoose.

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Willamette Technical Fabricators

Willamette Technical Fabricators specializes in complex, custom manufacturing projects ranging from steel boats that can be squeezed between barges to complex pipes used in pumped-storage hydropower facilities.

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Roseburg Forest Products

Roseburg Forest Products operates seven plants in Oregon and 14 elsewhere in North America. It employs about 2,200 people in Oregon and manufactures a variety of products, including engineered wood, veneer and medium-density fiberboard.

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A to Z Wineworks

Most people don’t think of wine makers as manufacturing operations. But Oregon’s highly successful A to Z Wineworks shows why they should.

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Miles Fiberglass & Composites

Miles Fiberglass & Composites has manufactured products in Oregon since its founding in 1963. Run by Lori Olund, the company specializes in custom work.

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Wine by Joe

The art of running a wine business and the craft of winemaking are works in constant progress. It requires craftsmanship, curiosity, innovation and the careful balance of new world thinking and tradition. We respect our roots but are unafraid to take risks. We are proud to be rooted in tradition but unbound by convention.

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Albina Head Start

Through their OBI membership, Albina Head Start was able to utilize the Worker Safety Fund grant from SAIF during the pandemic to increase safety measures and personal protective equipment, and now, as students plan their return to the facility, families can rest assured their children are safe from the COVID-19 virus.

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Pride Disposal

Pride Disposal provides innovative solid waste and recycling services for homes and businesses in the Sherwood, Tigard, King City, Beaverton, Durham, Hillsboro, and Washington County communities.

Oregon Wheat Growers League

Mission of the Oregon Wheat Growers League is to represent and advocate on behalf of Oregon wheat producers at both state and federal levels.

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Vigor

Tour Vigor in Portland, OR as part of Oregon Business & Industry’s annual Celebrating Manufacturers event. See for yourself how manufacturing powers our economy and supports our local communities.

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Ponderosa Forge & Ironworks

Tour Ponderosa Forge & Ironworks in Sisters, OR as part of Oregon Business & Industry’s annual Celebrating Manufacturers event. See for yourself how manufacturing powers our economy and supports our local communities.

Walmart

Walmart Inc. helps people around the world and across Oregon, save money and live better – anytime and anywhere – in retail stores, online and through their mobile devices.

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A-dec, Inc.

Tour A-dec in Newberg, OR as part of Oregon Business & Industry’s annual Celebrating Manufacturers event. See for yourself how manufacturing powers our economy and supports our local communities.

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ENTEK

ENTEK is a global manufacturing company headquartered in Lebanon, Oregon. We have three manufacturing companies under our umbrella. The first makes battery separators for cars, trucks, boats, golf carts, and lawn and garden equipment.

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Medford Fabrication

Medford Fabrication is a family-operated business that was established in the mid-1940s building fuel storage tanks. Throughout our nearly 80 years in business, we have grown to serve customers of all sizes across Oregon, the U.S., and the world.

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ESCO, A Weir Group Division

We engineer and manufacture technology that is used in some of the harshest environments on earth. That includes mining hard rock, which produces the copper that is essential to electric vehicles, renewable energy and large infrastructure projects in cities.

Hampton Lumber

Hampton Lumber is a fourth-generation, family-owned wood products manufacturer and forestland owner, with roughly 1,700 employees.

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Eberhard’s Dairy

Eberhard’s Dairy produces award-winning, milk, organic milk, buttermilk, butter, cottage cheese, sour cream, and ice cream.

Pendleton Woolen Mills

Pendleton Woolen Mills creates quality products that embody craftsmanship, enrich lives and connect generations.

EVRAZ Oregon Steel Mills

EVRAZ Oregon Steel Mills produces steel plate and coil that are then processed to make just about anything that needs steel.

Oregon Fruit Products

Oregon Fruit Products offers canned, frozen and shelf-stable premium fruit for consumers, food service operators and ingredient sales.

Tucker Sno-Cat Corporation

Tucker Sno-Cat designs, manufactures and sells machines for snow grooming, snow removal, search and rescue, ambulance and more.