Battery Company

By: Iowa AP
Feb 12th, 2018

     OELWEIN, Iowa (AP) - Officials say the expansion of a battery company facility will bring 350 new jobs to northeastern Iowa. East Penn Manufacturing Co. executives joined city and state officials Friday at a celebration of the new battery manufacturing and distribution plant in Oelwein (OHL'-wyne). The company has operated a smaller distribution center in Oelwein for about 10 years.