Major employers

Our region is home to thousands of companies, including dozens of larger companies with 1,000 or more employees. Some of these are household names, and some serve business-to-business markets. The diversity of company sizes and industries is what sets our region apart from many others.

Here are a few of the area's major employers within the WPS region.

Company name Website Industry
Bemis Manufacturing Company Coated and Laminated Packaging Paper Manufacturing
Eastbay Athletic Footwear, Apparel, and Sports Equipment Supplier
Georgia-Pacific Corporation Printing and Writing Paper Merchant Wholesalers
Humana Insurance Health Insurance Administrator
Johnsonville Sausage Sausage Producer
Kimberly-Clark Corporation Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing
Kohler Corporation Bathroom Accessories Manufacturing
Land's End Inc. Clothing Retailer
Manitowoc Company - Manitowoc Crane Construction Machinery Manufacturing
Marinette Marine Corporation Ship Building and Repairing
Mercury Marine Corporation Sporting and Recreational Goods and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
Miles Kimball Mail Order and Online Catalog Business
Oshkosh Corporation Specialized Freight Trucking, Long-Distance
Procter/Gamble Consumer Goods Manufacturer
Sargento Foods, Inc. Cheese Manufacturing
Schneider National Specialized Freight Trucking, Long-Distance
Schreiber Foods Cheese Manufacturing
U.S. Venture - A Division of U.S. Oil Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers

Source: The New North, Inc. selected private companies with 1,000 or more employees.