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Existing Industries

Employment by industry

Industry Group Establishments Employees
 Manufacturing (31-33)  150  8,761
 Retail Trade  258  2,532
 Healthcare and Social Assistance  120  2,356
Education Services  43  1,780
Accommodations and Food Services  97  1,751
Public Administration  34  1,087
Admin, Support, Waste Mgmt, Remediation  35  909
Construction  104  825
Transportation and Warehousing (48 & 49)  61  797
Wholesale Trade  47  795

Source: Alabama Department of Labor

Top Employers

Company Employees Product
 Koch Foods, Inc.  824  Poultry Processing
 The Children's Place  711  Distribution Center
 Heil Company  545  Garbage Truck Bodies
 Renfro Corporation  575  Hosiery
 PlayCore  425  Playground & Park Equipment
GH MEtal Solutions, Inc.  375 Plate/Sheet Metal Fabrication
 Rainsville Technology, Inc. (RTI)  495  Injected Plastic Automotive Parts
 Vulcraft, Inc. (NUCOR)  330  Steel Joists
Shaw Industries  315  Carpet Yarn
 Polymer Engineering  280  Industrial Plastics
 Siemens Energy, Inc.  280  Electric Coils
Heritage Wire Harness  202 Wire Harness
Plasman Corp  202  Injected Plastic Automotive Parts
 D&F Equipment Sales, Inc.  183  Equipment Manufacturing
 BlueScope North America  160  Structural Frames
 Baker Hosiery  120  Hosiery
 Feruson Distribution  140  Distribution Center

Information updated: November 2015

Fortune 500 Companies

DeKalb County has a presence of several Fortune 500 companies in retail, service, business and industry:

  • NUCOR
  • United Parcel Service
  • Pilgrim’s Pride
  • Lowe’s
  • Walgreen
  • Wal-Mart
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