The business center in Andover features an on-site full service child care center and fully equipped health club make this an ideal location for family friendly companies. Situated in the landmark Brickstone Square complex, this relatively new building combines first class charm and a picturesque suburban setting with Class A amenities. Andover is home to businesses of all sizes and has a thriving downtown area. It is a highly sought-after location for large companies. Among the biggest local employers are Raytheon, Philips Electronics, Compaq and Gillette - and the town has more than 250 acres of commercial land for development. It is also a commutable distance from Boston which is one of the world's top finance and higher education centers and home to a wide range of strong industries including tourism, publishing and life sciences. The state capital also has an historic seaport supporting industry and fishing.