We all know we’ve got a good thing in Massachusetts. We have history, sports, music, top notch education and an ocean at our doorstep. But we also have many long-running successful companies that started here. From Dunkin’ to New Balance, Massachusetts has made a name for itself in retail. Just take a look, here, at 18 of the best and most successful made in Massachusetts products.
Millions of us Bay Staters start our day with a Made in Mass product. We spent plenty of time gaming during the pandemic with another Massachusetts made item. We proudly walk in our own shoes, snack on “home-made” treats and drink from state made liquid refreshment.
The more digging I did, the more companies I found. And those listed here are just a sampling (there are only so many hours in the day). Massachusetts has always been know to be innovative. After all, it all started here when the English came to Plymouth. Massachusetts was a center of the movement for independence. Our history is deep and storied. It makes sense that many products were started here, and companies were born here.
So, dig in and take a look at 18 of the best and most successful made in Massachusetts companies. You will likely be surprised to know some of these iconic products and companies began right here at home. Of course, you will also already have quite a few in your head that are so ubiquitous, everyone knows they began here. (She said while she dipped her munchkin into her large regular). Feel free to let me know in the comments some of your favorites, or companies that should be added to the list.