Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2016-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location5109$51,979,340 
 Manufacturing Expansion18288$134,839,397 
 Service & Technology Location2150$21,420,000 
 Service & Technology Expansion365$9,639,573 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (12/10/2019).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Danville Micropolitan Area Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries20,534100.0404,812100.0 
 Total Private Industries15,26974.4305,42575.4 
 Natural Resources and Mining1140.64,1481.0 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities3,51317.172,18417.8 
 Financial Activities6653.212,9083.2 
 Professional and Business Services1,5747.745,78211.3 
 Education and Health Services3,86018.851,06412.6 
 Leisure and Hospitality1,9779.642,62810.5 
 Other Services and Unclassified3661.88,9972.2 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 American GreetingsDistribution and paper product packaging center4841967 
 Berry Global Inc.Polyethylene film & stretch wrap for commercial and medical use1841978 
 Burkmann Industries IncAnimal feed, corporate headquarters441979 
 Dana CorporationDiesel & gas engine gaskets3381987 
 Denyo Manufacturing CorpDiesel driven generators, natural gas/LPG driven electric generators, air compressors2241995 
 EssityDistribution center for paper towel and tissue products.492007 
 HobartCommercial kitchen warewashing equipment manufacturing1141997 
 Honeywell Intelligrated IncConveyor equipment & systems1991974 
 LaFayette Engineering IncComputer design and installation of controls for conveyor systems including high-speed case sortation1021989 
 LSC CommunicationsPrint, bind and ship/mail magazines, catalogs and inserts for major publishers.6801985 
 Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems KentuckyManufacture and distribution of carbon brake discs, brake assemblies and replacement components for the airline industry; aircraft brake components to OE manufacturers and end-user airlines2052006 
 National Office FurnitureFinished wood upholstered furniture2041946 
 Pioneer Voc/Ind Service IncSheltered workshop: foam packaging, fabricating & mechanical subcontract assembling, sewing operation461969 
 Sellers Manufacturing CoBoilers, water heaters and ancillary equipment for commercial, industrial and institutional markets.371947 
 The Timberland CompanyFull service fulfillment center distributing footwear, apparel and accessories across the wholesale, retail and e-commerce channels.931994 
 Transnav Technologies KentuckyPlastics injection molding company. Current core business automotive692002 
 UPSSmall package distribution25N/A 
 Pitman Creek Wholesale LLCProvides wholesale sporting goods to retailers in 40 states852000 
 DecoArt IncAcrylic paints for arts, crafts and home decorating.1341977 
 Lincoln Manufacturing USA LLCSteel stamping, welding, and machining operations to produce parts for the automotive industry.1251995 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (12/10/2019).