Brooklyn Park business booming

nystrom_manufacturingAs business owners tighten their belts in a slumping economy, one local business is doing better than ever. Nystrom Building Products, based in Brooklyn Park, is continuing to expand globally.

Nystrom employs approximately 140 people at its facility located in the 9000 block of 73rd Avenue. One of the employees is metal worker Ronald Reed, who says after 11 years on the job he can spot Nystrom products anywhere he goes.

“I’ve been in airports, like the Denver airport, and I looked up and saw an access panel up there,” said Reed. Continue reading