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Carus Employees at the 2022 Giving Fence

Carus Hosts Holiday Giving Fence for Second Year

PERU, IL – Carus launches the return of the Giving Fence, a novel way to provide new and gently used winter clothing to those in need. The Giving Fence is in front of the Carus headquarters building in Peru and
ETIP Grant Check Presentation

Illinois Manufacturers Association Awards ETIP Grant to Carus LLC

PERU, IL – The Illinois Manufacturers Association recently presented Carus LLC with Employer Training Investment Program (ETIP) Grant funds to support training programs for Carus employees. The ETIP Grant funds are made possible by the Governor, state legislators and
2022 QCC Inductees Ken Theisinger Kelly Frasco

Carus Quarter Century Club Honors Two New Members

Carus recently welcomed two new members to the Quarter Century Club – a special honor for employees who have achieved 25 years of service. The annual Quarter Century Club dinner honored Ken Theisinger and Kelly Frasco, who join 23

Carus Celebrates Manufacturing Day

The first Friday in October is celebrated nationally as Manufacturing Day with the mission to inform students, parents, and the general public about modern manufacturing. In Illinois, the entire month of October is celebrated as Manufacturing Month and it
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Carus Achieves 1 Year Safety Milestone

In August, Carus achieved 1 year without a recordable injury companywide. We believe in celebrating each safety milestone, and this one is especially important because our entire organization achieved it together. Accomplishments like this are only possible when every
August 19 2022 Elected Officials Tour

State and Local Officials Visit Carus for Unveiling

PERU, IL – State and local leaders visited Carus LLC to witness the announcement of a major expansion in its LaSalle manufacturing facility. With a total investment of $20 million, the plant will be modernized, and additional production capacity
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Carus Hosts Annual Family Picnic

Over 150 attendees gathered in early August for the annual Carus Family Picnic at Hegeler Carus Mansion. This year was better than ever with carnival themed games, Tony’s Butt Shack BBQ food, Laki’s Hawaiian Ice, and the Carus infamous
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