Skip to content
News & Press

News & Press

New Lorain County Refrigerated Warehouse to Open, Creating 90 new Jobs

Mon Jul 25 2022

Company Name: Berkshire Refrigerated Warehousing, LLC

Location: Sheffield Village

Site Region: Northeast

Industry Sector: Food Sciences and Agriculture

Company Profile: The company provides non-contract refrigerated warehousing and storage services. It also provides storage for both refrigerated and frozen foods as well as provides services for processing, preparing, and packaging foods for contracted companies.

Project Summary:

Type of Project: New Location


  • Jobs committed: 90
  • Jobs retained: 0

Capital Investment: $24,340,000

Company Need:

Development of a 150,000 sq ft refrigerated/frozen public cold storage facility to assist a current customer with further expansion into the area.


“After months of research, we chose the Village of Sheffield because of its strategic location and the assistance of the Village, County and State in helping us to insure a successful venture.  The location afforded us with all of the necessary components to provide quality and efficient service to our customers.”
Ted E. Grzywacz
President / Berkshire Refrigerated Warehousing, LLC

Why Ohio?

Food and agribusiness are one of the largest industries in Ohio, boasting hundreds of companies that cultivate, process, package, distribute and market food and drinks enjoyed by consumers around the world. The proximity to and relationships with industry and academic partners result in faster, more affordable access to every part of the value chain. 


JobsOhio, TeamNeo, Village of Sheffield, Lorain County Community Development Department, ODOD