Citing 'Impressive' Sales, Zippo Increases Full Time Staff at Congress Street Plant


Zippo announced this week that the company has offered full-time positions, through the end of the year, to a group of employees previously laid off. The offer was extended to 49 employees who have been working on a part-time basis.

“Our year to date sales figures has been impressive and we feel we need additional help in our factory to handle the strong sales forecast for the remainder of the year”, said Greg Booth, Zippo President and CEO, in a news release sent to WESB and The HERO. “We are very pleased that we are able to offer full-time employment to this group of dedicated manufacturing employees”.

Additionally, Zippo launched a new Outdoor Line of products this year which is a collection of flame and heat-related products for the outdoor enthusiast.

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