Snappy’s snaps back: Things looking up at Detroit Lakes plant

It’s shaping up to be a good year at Snappy Air Distribution Products.

Assembly lines are humming in the 151,600-square-foot plant in the Detroit Lakes industrial park, and management is psyched up about the future.

A new union contract includes profit sharing, and plant manager Paul Kizewski says that will give a financial boost to the plant’s production workers, who make from $12 to $16.50 per hour. Another 15 employees work in the office.

“There’s a lot of skeptics, but I think next year when they find out how much they’re going to get paid, they will be very happy. We’re doing that well,” Kizewski said.

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