Headlines in 2012 were dominated by political news as we re-elected a president, sent a familiar face to Washington and watched as the State House turned more blue than red.
|Rank||Company, location||Employment range in Maine/Industry|
|1||Hannaford Bros. Co., Scarborough||7,501 to 8,000/Retail grocery|
|2||L.L.Bean Inc., Freeport||7,001 to 7,500/Retail|
|2||Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Bentonville, Ark.||7,001 to 7,500/Retail|
SOURCE : Maine Department of Labor, Center for Workforce Research and Information/Compiled by Heide Martin.