A History of Hard Work. A Future With a Diverse Economy.
Crockett County is home to a diverse array of industries fueled by an exceptional workforce and a strong agriculture base, including businesses in the outdoor recreation, manufacturing, agriculture and food sectors. International companies have chosen to locate in Crockett County because of the strategic location and access to skilled, dedicated employees. Other industry sectors include advanced manufacturing, construction and contractors, and transportation and logistics.
A global leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, ABB has customers in 100 countries. The Crockett County location produces transformers, regulators and their components to utilities and corporations like TVA. Crockett County's highly trained workforce and central location are just a few reasons ABB chose its Alamo, Tennessee, location. In the last five years alone, ABB has made a capital investment of $9.3 million in the Alamo site.
A leader in the food service industry, Southern Pride handcrafts gas-fired, electric and mobile smokers for both large and small businesses, including Anheuser-Busch and Hard Rock Cafe. Crockett County's access to major cities and transportation routes affords Southern Pride the opportunity to ship both in the United States and around the world. The strong agricultural industry in Crockett County makes it an ideal location to research and develop their top-of-the-line smokers.
A manufacturer of high-quality, rugged outdoor products that are also reasonably priced, Yukon Outfitters sells its products to individuals and businesses throughout the United States. The strategic location and access to major transportation routes allow Yukon Outfitters to easily distribute its products. The plethora of outdoor recreation sites in Crockett County provides plenty of opportunities to develop and test Yukon Outfitter's hammocks, backpacks, and other camping and outdoor gear.