Made in Newton
Newton's list of large employers includes:
- Bassett Furniture, producer of quality, custom furniture.
- Corning, producer of optical fiber and cable.
- Flowers Baking Company, large-scale baker and distributor of fresh bread, hotdog and hamburger buns; Lee Industries, an innovative upholstered furniture manufacturer.
- Renwood Mills, producer of Southern Biscuit flour and Tenda-Bake corn meal.
- Sarstedt, producer of medical, diagnostic, and laboratory supplies
- Special Metal Welding Products, producer of a complete range of high-nickel alloy welding consumables.
- Target Distribution Center, a 1.6 million square foot facility which serves approximately 70 Target stores within a 300- to 400-mile radius.
- Technibilt, producer of metal shopping carts, shelving, and more.
- ZF, producer of driveline and chassis technology for BMW, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz, General Motors, Dodge, Aston Martin, and Ford.
Newton actively seeks new business and industry, while also focusing on the retention of current businesses. The city’s small-town charm, coupled with its progressive nature, give Newton a unique appeal to residents and entrepreneurs.