Makers of fine sausages, specialty meats and distributor to specialty Italian restaurants and deli’s, Pontrelli and Laricchia are known to the Los Angeles food world. One of their brands is Maestro Sausage which is made right here in Vernon. The company has been in business since 1926 and is still operated by the family.
Knowing that being able to clearly see their product and concerned about safety P&L installed LED lights in 2013. The lights produced better visibility, reduced heat in their freezers and walk-in coolers. The staff was able to see and locate product easier and enjoyed the clean, white light.
The Vernon Utility provided an incentive rebate and their electrical energy usage for lighting was reduced by over 50%.