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Economic Development

Principal Employers for Cranston as of January 2015


Business NameBusiness TypeEmployees
City of CranstonMunicipality and School System2513
Swarovski Jewelry US LimitedJewelry Crystal Manufacturer300
Citizens BankBanking Financial Services1880
Taco, Inc.Heating Components400
Ross Simons JewelersJewelry Gift Distribution187
Stop and ShopSupermarket437
Cranston ARCHuman Services Agency410
Waste Management of R.I.Rubbish Removal121
NBC-10 WJARCommunications100
Thielsch Engineering Inc.Consulting Firm325
Wal-Mart Store
Retail Store320
Pepsi-Cola CompanySoft Drink Distributor250
Jan CompaniesRestaurant220
Shaws MarketSupermarket182
State of RI - John O. Pastore CenterState Institutions and Facilities1846
New Penn Motor Express Inc.Trucking Company144
McLaughlin and MoranAlcoholic Beverage Distributor110
Federal Electronics, Inc.
Electronic Devices Manufacturer111
US Security AssociatesSecurity Services300
LowesRetail Store145
First Student Bus CompanySchool Transportation100
Concord Health ServicesHealth Services185
Honeywell Safety ProductsSafety Products314
NESCTCSecurity Agency135
TJX CorporationRetail Store128
Alex and AniJewelry Manufacturer100
Twin OaksRestaurant200
Papa RazziRestaurant120
Spurwink RIHealth Servies135
Scandinavian Home, Inc.Nursing and Rehabilitation Center130
Alpine Country ClubCountry Club121
Whole Foods MarketSupermarket160
Cadence ScienceMedical Products101
Comprehensive Community ActionHuman Services Agency190
Professional Security ServicesSecurity Services250
Cox CommunicationsCommunications104
Falvey LinenLinen Supply Service200
TascaAutomobile Dealer300
Hope Nursing Home CareSkilled Nursing Care150
Lavigne Manufacturing, Inc.Precision Machining Industry125
Cedar Crest Nursing AgencySkilled Nursing Care225

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