Nash County has a successful cluster of food processing companies, including companies born locally and internationally. We pride ourselves on this fruitful industry and credit its success in part to ideal location with easy access supply chain resources.
- The Cheesecake Factory Bakery
- Poppies International
- Atlantic Natural Foods Inc.
- Carolina Innovative Food Ingredients
- Braswell Foods
- Butterfields Candy Company
- George’s BBQ Sauce
As the advanced manufacturing industry continues to grow with the progression of technology, Nash County continues to be a prime location for this innovative field. Our location allows for ease of transportation to receive materials and ship products. Nash Community College offers the Advanced Manufacturing Institute (AMI), ensuring that there is a talented workforce to fill the positions in this field.
- Eaton Corp
- Berry Plastics
- LS Tractor
Distribution & Logistics
Between our position along the Interstate 95 corridor and intersection of I-95 (North/South) and US Highway 64 (East/West), Nash County is a prime location in Eastern North Carolina for distribution. Several large corporations within the distribution and logistics industry have planted roots in Nash County and benefit from our outstanding transportation assets.
- Crown LSP
- McLane Carolina
- Frozen Food Express (opening soon)