Dempsey Plans to Expand Jessup Plant

Posted February 5, 2016 at 12:59 pm

Dempsey Uniform & Linen Supply Inc. is purchasing new equipment, and adding 28,000 square feet of production space and 30 jobs at its plant in Jessup, PA, according to local media reports.

The company is investing between $9-$10 million to add new automation equipment, raise two additions on its existing 132,000-square-foot facility and hire the new employees, the report noted. The company is actively expanding its reach, getting new clients from Binghamton, NY, to State College, PA, to Baltimore. The company also is eyeing the New York City market, the report said.

Last year, Dempsey executives took part in TRSA’s European Laundry Tour and noted the automation in place in these overseas plants, the report noted. To read the full article, click here.