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Newark is the site of the headquarters of basket-maker Longaberger. Founded in 1898, Holophane is among the world's oldest makers of lighting-related products. State Farm also has its headquarters here. Several industrial parks have Kaiser Aluminum, Dow Chemical Company, General Electric, Bayer, Boeing, THK, Harry & David, Communicolor, Diebold, Boeing, Anomatic, International Paper and Tamarack Farms Dairy.
The primary shopping mall in the area has the Indian Mound Mall (located in nearby Heath, named after the Indian settlements built 2,000 years ago by the Hopewell Indians of middle Ohio).