Pearl City Elevator, Inc.

Rank: 82 (Previous Rank: 84)
4306 W. Galona Rd.
Lena IL 61048   
Phone: 815-809-2667
Organization Type: Cooperative
Year Founded: 1918
Retail Outlets: 8
States Served: 2 (IL, WI)
Employees: 110
2020 Revenue: $26-$50 million
Revenue by input: Crop Protection: 24%, Fertilizer: 51%, Seed: 14%, Custom Application: 11%

In business more than 90 years, Pearl City Elevator works with its customers to develop marketing options for the crops they produced, ensuring the local producers of necessary input products and manufacturing feed for the livestock raised. As it reflects on the past and stays focused on future goals and endeavors, Pearl City Elevator recognizes the importance of four key strategies: 1) Sound leadership among the management team and Board of Directors, 2) a solid and focused growth oriented business plan, 3) an efficient capital structure and, 4) farmer/producer member equity and liquidity.