State officials recognize Beloit company for new dry ice venture

BELOIT - Officials with family-owned Welders Supply Co. in Beloit saw a need in the southern Wisconsin business market, and on Tuesday state officials recognized the business for its participation in the Made in Wisconsin program.

The company launched CryoCarb, which produces, delivers and sells dry ice to companies in the food, beverage, biotechnology and heatlhcare industries. The new division is dedicated specifically as a specialty gas company and was started in April of 2017 to fill the void of the needed products and services in southern Wisconsin.

"There were no dry ice manufacturers in Wisconsin," said Vice President Ed Mueller. "By the time it would arrive at these local businesses from out of state suppliers, the quality of that ice had already decreased significantly. So we decided to make the investment and manufacture dry ice."...

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