Niles Pie is a 10-employee worker cooperative bakery in Union City, CA. The owners explored adding partners to support a growing and prosperous company and found the greatest opportunity with the employees. The transition is a way to strengthen the company and to create stable and enduring career opportunities.
Industry: Food and Beverage
Location: Union City, California
Number of employees: 10
Became employee owned: 2017
Assistance: Project Equity
- Project Equity – Niles Pie
- Project Equity – Niles Pie: Employee Ownership Transition (video)
- NCCLF – Building Economic Sustainability One Pie at a Time
- Edible East Bay – Sharing the Pie
- Niles Pie – Niles Pie is now a worker-owned cooperative!
Employee Owned Small Businesses in Food and Beverage
Employee Owned Small Businesses in California
Employee Owned Small Businesses Assisted by Project Equity