MECHANICSBURG, Pa., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Local collectibles company American Mint, LLC President Kevin Sacher proudly announced that it experienced record-breaking growth in 2010, even during this economic downturn when the norm is lay-offs and hiring freezes.
American Mint is rapidly expanding with no intentions of slowing down anytime soon. The fiscal year of 2010 was a banner year for American Mint in growth. Sales grew by more than 40% over the previous year. The company shipped out well over 500,000 orders to customers all over the United States and has acquired over 131,000 new customers.
"To support this fast-growing business, we grew our workforce 40%, creating 19 new jobs for the local community in only one year. We like the quality workforce here in central Pennsylvania, and are currently underway for another exciting year of continued growth for 2011," Sacher stated. Within the next 3 years, the company anticipates adding approximately 25-30 jobs to its existing workforce, including positions in customer service, marketing, warehouse, and recently-created sales department. With construction of a 50,000 square foot administrative and operational facility underway, slated for completion in mid- 2012, the company is well-poised for several years of increasing growth.
American Mint is a leading provider of high quality collectible coins, knives, die-cast replicas, and other memorabilia, and has served over a million customers around the globe from its current Mechanicsburg facility.