Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2014-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location3367-374$84,493,304 
 Manufacturing Expansion 8165$56,842,000 
 Service & Technology Location 00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion 00$0 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (3/22/2017).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2013  
    Woodford County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
  All Industries 8,637 100.0 381,112 100.0  
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting N/A N/A N/A N/A  
  Mining N/A N/A N/A N/A  
  Construction 233 2.7 13,928 3.7  
  Manufacturing 1,703 19.7 54,425 14.3  
  Trade, Transportation, and Utilities 1,351 15.6 66,278 17.4  
  Information 62 0.7 7,238 1.9  
  Financial Activities 218 2.5 13,520 3.5  
  Services 2,121 24.6 137,803 36.2  
  Public Administration 278 3.2 24,719 6.5  
  Other 2 0.0 N/A N/A  
  Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 American Howa Kentucky IncManufactures automotive interior parts (Headliners)02016 
 Equus Run VineyardsWinery and vineyard51998 
 Weisenberger Mills IncFlour, corn meal & baking mixes51862 
 Woodford Reserve Distillery, Labrot & Graham ProprietorsManufacture distilled spirits, primarily bourbon251812 
 Clark Distributing CoBeer & ale distribution1201986 
 McCauley Brothers IncHorse feed & supplements261938 
 Nisshin Automotive Tubing LLCStainless steel automotive tubing302005 
 NSG-Pilkington NAAutomobile windshield & side and back window glass paned sunroofs3001987 
 Osram SylvaniaGlass tubing, components are used in automotive lighting industry, fluorescent lighting. T5, T8 and T12 Fluorescent Lamps.4511964 
 Osram SylvaniaFluorescent lampsN/A1964 
 Osram Sylvania IncStorage and distribution of Sylvania products1182004 
 Quad GraphicsBook printing, binding and distribution5351962 
 Ruggles Sign CoFull service sign manufacturing, installation and service.1031946 
 Suran Systems IncSpiral plastic, side wire, saddle stitch, ring, staple, glue & perfect binding; mailing; computer software development.201991 
 Woodford Feed Co IncFeed, fertilizer grinding, mixing & blending291940 
 Woodford Sun Co IncNewspaper publishing71869 
 Wurth Baer Supply CoKitchen cabinets, hardware for cabinets and counter top cabinet distribution191990 
 Yokohama Industries Americas Inc/Div 1Automobile air conditioning & power steering hoses, fittings & assemblies; fluid conveying products.3001989 
 Yokohama Industries Americas Inc/Div 2Sealants & primer, hot melt adhesives411998 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (3/22/2017).