Best Places to Work
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Best Places To Work
The Westerly, R.I.-based manufacturer of single-screw extruders supports employees in all aspects.
Founded in 1974, ALPS Inspection of Oak Creek, Wis., a suburb of Milwaukee, manufactures systems for nondestructive leak testing of containers and packages.
Diversity makes the resin distributor a "stronger, faster and more innovative company with better ideas."
The Wauconda, Ill.-based company's four wellness dimensions include physical, emotional, financial/legal and protectoral, encouraging employees to take the time to care for themselves.
This is not PolySource's first time being named a top workplace in the plastics industry; the resin distributor took the No. 1 spot in 2021, 2019 and 2017.
The Ellington, Conn.-based company has ranked on the list every year since 2016.
The Gardena, Calif.-based flexible packaging company and its employees describe the culture as family-oriented, supportive and collaborative.
Team 1 Plastics, an injection molder for the transportation industry in Albion, Mich., made the Best Places to Work list in 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2016, 2015 and 2014.
The company also offers a generous policy for paid time off and compensation strategy. Stress-relieving activities include golf outings, bowling and cookouts.
The average KI employee has worked there for more than 13 years.