About Us

About Penn Scale

Penn Scale Manufacturing Company has been manufacturing scales and scoops since 1923. Located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Penn Scale is family owned and operated. We have long been regarded as the benchmark for the mechanical scale industry, having earned that reputation by producing a durable, dependable and accurate line of scales and scoops.

Penn Scale strikes the perfect balance between age-old techniques and modern technology to produce a product in which our skilled craftspeople take pride. We also offer a complete line of electronic scales to satisfy your weighing needs. In addition, Penn Scale is also a master distributor for Pennsylvania Scale, CAS, Ohaus and A & D Weighing.

Penn Scales main clients include Restaurant Equipment dealers, Educational Institutions, Restaurant and Supermarket Chains, Ice Cream and Candy Companies, Large Farms and Food Distributors.

We are a unique company because we are a manufacturer of our own line of scales and scoops as well as a Master Distributor of other companies’ digital scales. This gives our clients a full range of products to meet almost any weighing need, without having to deal with multiple suppliers.

Our largest niche is in the food industry; however, we also sell to many other industries such as scale manufacturers, industrial manufacturers and distributors, mid-sized and large corporations as well as catalog wholesalers. We pride ourselves on our attention to customer service as well as our ability to provide our customers the perfect scale and or scoop to meet their specific weighing needs.

About Our Products

Penn Scale’s mechanical scale line includes our industry leading Bakers Scales, available in 4, 8 and 16 pound capacities, our Heirloom Scale, available in a 4 pound capacity, and our Hanging Scales that are available in 20, 30 & 60 pound capacities. These scales are all custom, made-to-order and are available in a variety of colors. They are all hand crafted in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with 100% USA manufactured components.

Penn Scale’s Scoop line includes metal scoops for our Bakers Scales, Heirloom Scales, and Hanging Scales as well as our food grade plastic scoops. Our brass, stainless steel, tin, aluminum and galvanized steel scoops are all hand crafted in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with 100% USA manufactured components. We offer a durable and dependable line of food grade plastic scoops that complement our scales to meet all of your weighing requirements.

Our Digital Scale line includes the CM-101, PS-10 and PS-20. These scales offer the perfect balance between quality and low price.

The CM-101 is our NTEP Certified 30 pound capacity price computing scale that comes either with or without a pole. It has an internal rechargeable battery and comes with an AC adapter. This easy to use popular scale is used predominantly in Deli’s, Supermarkets, Candy and Yogurt Shops, Farmer’s Markets and other food related establishments.

The PS-10 & PS-20 are our commercial portion control scales in 10 and 20 pound capacities. They come with a removable stainless steel platter and run on battery or with an included AC adapter. They are used primarily by Restaurants, Candy Makers, Ice cream and Yogurt stores and in other establishments to weigh ingredients. These scales are also used by many organizations as a general purpose commercial scale due to their durability and ease of use.

Our commercial grade Spring Scales feature dashpot technology that eliminates the “bounce” and provides a quick and accurate measurement every time. They are available in 2, 5, 10, 22, 44, 100 & 200 pound capacities as well as 2, 5, 10 pound capacities with rotating dials.

Our ever expanding Digital Scale line includes Baggage Scales, Bench Scales, Counting Scales, Gram Scales, NTEP “Legal for Trade” Scales, Portion Control Scales and Price Computing Scales from manufacturers including CAS, Ohaus Pennsylvania Scale, A & D Weighing & many more.