City of North Branch has diverse base of manufacturers including national brands such as Andersen Windows and Polaris Industries. There is a strong presence of metal fabrication, equipment assembly and metal/plastic parts contract manufacturing.
Minnesota's manufacturing industry has a long history of excellence. Each year several manufacturers are awarded with certificate of recognition that are manufacturing within the boundaries of North Branch.
Recipients of the 2016 Manufacturing Certificate of Recognition are Andersen Corporation, Branch Manufacturing, Custom Headed Products, Inc., Harvest Granola, Idea Co., Environmental StoneWorks, Northern Lights Steel Fabrication, Reider Machine, Swede-O Inc., The Bindery Inc. and Zinpro Corporation