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Aderans Hair Goods, Inc.

Beverly Hills, CA

Aderans distributes men’s and women’s wigs and hair volumizer products as part of an international group of companies involved any many hair product areas.

Apex Machine Company

Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Apex designs and manufactures a wide variety of machines for printing onto containers and packages.

Aplix, Inc. and Aplix, S.A.

Charlotte, NC & Nantes, France

Aplix is one of the world's largest manufacturers of hook-and-loop and related types of fasteners, based in France with a large Charlotte subsidiary and manufacturing facility.

B/E Aerospace, Inc.

Wellington, FL

B/E Aerospace is the largest independent designer and manufacturer of aircraft passenger seats, galley equipment and in-flight entertainment systems in the world, and is British Airways' largest seat set supplier.

Barnhardt Manufacturing Company

Charlotte, NC

Barnhardt Manufacturing is a manufacturer of medical and dental supplies.

Belk, Inc. and Belk International, Inc.

Charlotte, NC

Belk is a large regional department store chain.

BSN Medical, Inc.

Charlotte, NC

BSN Medical, GmbH

Hamburg, Germany

BSN Medical, Inc. is one of the largest manufacturers of orthopaedic medical supplies and appliances in the world.

Conbraco Industries, Inc.

Matthews, NC

Conbraco is one of the United States' largest manufacturers of process valves.

C.R. Onsrud, Inc.

Troutman, NC

Onsrud designs and manufactures a wide-variety of numerically-controlled machining stations.

Conitex-Sonoco USA, Inc.

Gastonia, NC

Conitex-Sonoco is a worldwide designer of engineered textile packages and shipping pallets.

Decision Support, Inc.

Matthews, NC

Decision Support develops high end business analysis software.

Draka Holding N.V.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Draka is a Dutch manufacturer of electrical cables for the telecommunications, energy, infrastructure and automotive industries.

Harper's Restaurants

Charlotte, NC

Harper's Restaurants is a Charlotte-based company which owns and operates restaurants in four states.

Iomax USA

Mooresville, NC

Iomax USA designs and manufactures specialized border patrol, reconnaissance and military aircraft.

Jameson Corporation

Clover, SC

Jameson designs and manufactures a wide range of expeditionary lighting systems for tactical and medical shelters and tools for telecommunications, contractors, tree care, CATV and power utilities.

Jensen U.S.A., Inc.

Panama City, FL

Jensen U.S.A., along with its international affiliates, designs and manufactures commercial and industrial laundry and apparel processing equipment.

Parker Hannifin Corporation

Cleveland, OH — with facilities throughout the United States and the world.

Parker Hannifin is one of the largest companies in the world in motion control technologies including aerospace, climate control, electromechanical, filtration, fluid and gas handling, hydraulics, pneumatics, process control, and sealing and shielding.

Royal Doulton (UK) Limited


Royal Doulton is a major international manufacturer of fine china dinnerware and collectibles.

Royal Winton

Longton Stoke-on-Trent, ENGLAND

Royal Winton is a major international manufacturer of fine china dinnerware and collectibles.

Schaefer Systems International, Inc.

Neunkirchen, Germany with offices in 22 countries
(USA Headquarters in Charlotte, NC.)

Schaefer is a worldwide manufacturer of roll-out waste, storage and shipping containers.

Thompson Investments

Charlotte, NC

Thompson Investments owns and operates several restaurants in the Charlotte area.

Variety Wholesalers, Inc.

Henderson, NC

Variety Wholesalers operates over 600 retail clothing stores throughout the Southeastern United States.

World Fibers, Inc.

Concord, NC

World Fibers designs, engineers and manufactures composite yarn products, including cut-resistant yarn products.


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