Spee-Dee Packaging Machinery, Inc.

Manufacturing company in sturtevant

Since 1981, companies around the world have trusted Spee-Dee fillers and checkweighers to improve efficiency, productivity and profitability. Since the Spee-Dee volumetric cup filler was invented in the 1940s, Spee-Dee acquired companies and integrated new technology to achieve accurate, reliable filling and weighing—every time.

RCEDC's Involvement Throughout the Years

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1990 and 2010

Provided loans in 1990 and 2010 to support the company’s purchase of its building in Yorkville

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Assisted with Tax Credit in 2011 to support the company’s physical expansion, equipment purchase and hiring of 27 new FTEs

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Jim Navin becomes inaugural member of CEO Roundtable with the assistance of the Matching Grant Program

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Dave Navin (Jim’s son) joins CEO Roundtable in place of Jim

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Spee-Dee taps into MGP to assist with Living As A Leader and CEO Roundtable

With the low equity requirement and low, long term fixed-rate SBA 504 loan, facilitated by RCEDC,  we were able to expand operations and even offer new products to new customers.