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Birko Recognized as a Top 50 Family-Owned Company by ColoradoBiz

January 31, 2012

HENDERSON, Colo. – Birko, a leader in providing food safety solutions to the protein processing, food and beverage industries, has been recognized as a Top 50 Family-Owned Company by ColoradoBiz magazine.

“Birko continues to grow and we’re excited to be recognized as one of Colorado’s leading family-owned companies,” said Mark Swanson, Birko’s CEO. “Even in a challenging economy, we’re proud to be a leading manufacturer in the vital food safety industry.”

About Birko
Birko is a leading provider of food safety solutions to the protein processing, food and beverage industries. Birko manufactures concentrated CIP, sanitation, antimicrobial intervention and process chemical formulations. Birko’s equipment division designs and manufactures chemical dispensing systems, antimicrobial mixing and spraying conveyors and carcass washing and pasteurizing equipment. Birko’s information technology includes BirkoStats™, an online chemical usage tracking system. Founded in 1953, Birko is a WBENC Certified Women’s Business Enterprise and was awarded Supplier of the Century by the National Meat Association.