Existing Industries


 Employment Distribution by Type

Employment JobsEQ

Employment and Wages - Total All Industries

EmploymentWages JobsEQ

Source: JobsEQ, http://www.chmuraecon.com/jobseq 

Staffing Patterns - Manufacturing 

StaffingPatterns jobseq

Source: JobsEQ, http://www.chmuraecon.com/jobseq 

Top Employers

Company Employees Product
 Koch Foods, Inc.  850  Poultry Processing
 The Children's Place  711  Distribution Center
 Renfro Corporation  650  Hosiery
 Heil Company  545  Garbage Truck Bodies
 Rainsville Technology, Inc. (RTI)  495 Injected Plastic Automotive Parts
GH MEtal Solutions, Inc.  400 Plate/Sheet Metal Fabrication
 PlayCore  360  Playground & Park Equipment
Vulcraft, Inc. (NUCOR)  307 Steel Joists
 Polymer Engineering  280  Industrial Plastics
 Siemens Energy, Inc.  238  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  154  Structural Frames
 Ferguson Distribution  140  Distribution Center
Bur-Tex Hosiery  134 Hosiery

Information updated: August 2018

Fortune 500 Companies

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

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


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