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Participating Companies

Featured Illinois Manufacturer:
Gourmet Gorilla
About Company   Chicago, IL
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Gourmet Gorilla obtains its produce from local, sustainable, and gap certified purveyors, our meats are free range, grass fed and all natural, and they have not been subjected to artificial growth hormones and antibiotics, or artificial preservatives; Gourmet Gorilla avoids GMO where possible and is a peanut and tree nut free facility.

Gourmet Gorilla strives to provide the healthiest food alternativesfor early childhood and k-12 schools. They provide breakfast, lunch and snacks delivered daily.


Food Products

Contact Information:

Jason Weedon



From earth moving equipment to automobiles; medical devices to consumer products, Illinois is home to 20,000 manufacturers employing nearly 600,000 people. 

IMEC, along with our strategic partners, the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO), the Manufacturing Extension Partnership, and other friends of manufacturing, have launched this on-line resource to showcase the diversity of products made here and celebrate the companies that manufacture them. In towns from Chicago to Carbondale, manufacturing is the engine that powers the Illinois economy.