Eltron International in Simi Valley, a designer and manufacturer of thermal label and plastic card printers, has been ranked No. 78 on the BusinessWeek list of "The 100 Best Small Corporations."
To receive recognition on this list, a company is ranked according to its three-year results in sales growth, earnings growth and return on invested capital.
Companies on the list have annual sales of $10 million to $150 million, a market value greater than $1 million and a stock price greater than $2. They also must be actively traded.
Eltron's major customers are in the health-care, retail, manufacturing, automotive, package-delivery, financial-services, security and government markets. Besides headquarters in Simi Valley, the company has additional facilities in the United States, Europe and Asia.