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AROUND THE STATE TOP PRIVATE-SECTOR EMPLOYERS COMPANY 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 38 39 40 41 44 45 46 47 48 49 HEADQUARTERS Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Duke University1 Delhaize Group2 Wells Fargo & Co. Novant Health Inc. Lowe���s Cos. Ruddick Corp.3 Bank of America Corp. Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center BB&T Corp. IBM Corp. Automatic Data Processing Inc. University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina Inc.4 Alex Lee Inc.5 United Parcel Service Inc. Smith���eld Foods Inc.6 Target Corp. Debbie's Staf���ng Services Inc. Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital Operating Corp. Ingles Markets Inc.7 WakeMed Sears Holdings Corp.8 Belk Inc. Mission Health System Inc. Duke Energy Corp. US Airways Group Inc. AT&T Inc. CVS Caremark Corp. Time Warner Cable Inc. Hillco Ltd. Best Buy Co. Progress Energy Inc.9 Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings Manpower Inc. Compass Group PLC The Home Depot Inc. Daimler AG10 FedEx Corp. Rex Healthcare Inc. Tyson Foods Inc. Verizon Communications Inc. General Electric Co. Cisco Systems Inc. Aramark Corp. SAS Institute Inc. Darden Restaurants Inc.11 Dollar General Corp. Walgreen Co. Boddie-Noell Enterprises Inc.12 Bentonville, Ark. Durham Brussels San Francisco Winston-Salem Mooresville Charlotte Charlotte Winston-Salem Winston-Salem Armonk, N.Y. Roseland, N.J. Greenville Hickory Atlanta Smith���eld, Va. Minneapolis Winston-Salem Greensboro Black Mountain Raleigh Hoffman Estates, Ill. Charlotte Asheville Charlotte Tempe, Ariz. Dallas Woonsocket, R.I. New York Kinston Rich���eld, Minn. Raleigh Burlington Milwaukee Chertsey, England Atlanta Stuttgart, Germany Memphis, Tenn. Raleigh Springdale, Ark. New York Fair���eld, Conn. San Jose, Calif. Philadelphia Cary Orlando, Fla. Goodlettsville, Tenn. Deer���eld, Ill. Rocky Mount 50 State Employees��� Credit Union * Raleigh 2011 N.C. EMPLOYMENT OWNERSHIP 52,700 33,705 30,000 26,000 22,010 21,995 15,735 15,000 13,000 12,120 12,000* 11,300 10,930 10,850 10,180 10,100 8,910 8,700* 8,360 8,020 7,940 7,900* 7,820 7,805 7,740 7,550 7,200 7,100 6,400 5,935 5,840 5,780 5,700 5,630* 5,570 5,500 5,500 5,410 5,220 5,100 5,000 5,000 5,000 4,900* 4,865 4,845 4,815 4,810 4,800 Public Nonpro���t Foreign Public Nonpro���t Public Public Public Nonpro���t Public Public Public Nonpro���t Private Public Public Public Private Nonpro���t Public Private Public Private Nonpro���t Public Public Public Public Public Private Public Public Public Public Foreign Public Foreign Public Nonpro���t Public Public Public Public Public Private Public Public Public Private 4,570 Nonpro���t BUSINESS Discount stores Education, health care Grocery stores Financial services Health care Hardware stores Grocery stores Financial services Health care Financial services Computer research and development Human-resources services Health care Grocery stores, food distribution Package delivery Meat processing Department stores Temporary staf���ng Health care Grocery stores Health care Department stores Department stores Health care Energy Airline Telecommunications Drug stores Telecommunications Nursing homes and medical supplies Electronics stores Energy Medical testing Temporary staf���ng Food services Hardware stores Trucks and buses Package delivery Health care Poultry processing Telecommunications Jet engines Telecommunications equipment Food services Software Restaurants Discount stores Drug stores Restaurant operator, real-estate developer Financial services estimate 1 includes Duke University Health System 2operates Food Lion grocery stores 3changed name to Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc. in March 2012 4rebranded as Vidant Health January 2012 5subsidiaries include Lowe���s Food Stores Inc., Merchants Distributors Inc. and Institution Food House Inc. 6subsidiaries include Murphy-Brown LLC, The Smith���eld Packing Co. and Premium Standard Farms LLC 7subsidiary includes Milkco Inc. 8owns Sears and Kmart stores 9 merged with Duke Energy Corp. in July 2012 10brands include Freightliner and Thomas Built Buses 11brands include Red Lobster, Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse and The Capital Grille 12restaurants include Hardee���s, Moe���s Southwest Grill, Texas Steakhouse & Saloon and Caf�� Carolina & Bakery All numbers are rounded to the nearest multiple of ���ve and include full-time and part-time employees. Sources: companies, 2011 78 North Carolina Economic Development Guide

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