Employers & Industries

Top Employers and Industries

The City of Kannapolis is proud to be home to some of the most reputable and dynamic businesses in the country. We welcome established businesses and startups alike. You can find more information about starting a business in Kannapolis here.

Our top industries include:

  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Logistics & Distribution
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Motorsports
  • Food Technologies
  • Information Technologies
  • Financial Services

Currently, some of the area’s significant employers include:

  • ACN
  • Amazon
  • Atrium Health
  • Corning, Inc.
  • DNP IMS
  • Dole
  • Gordon Food Service, Inc.
  • Great Wolf Lodge & Resort
  • Hendrick Motorsports
  • Legrand/Pass & Seymour
  • Linder Industrial Machinery
  • Perdue Farms
  • Rousch Fenway Racing
  • S&D Coffee and Tea
  • Shoe Show
  • Speedway Motorsports, Inc.
  • Standard Process
  • Stanley Black & Decker
  • Stewart-Haas Racing
  • Sysco
  • Wayne Brothers

List is for Cabarrus County and excludes government jobs and school system jobs. Courtesy of CEDC.