Made in Newton

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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.