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Polk County is home to a strong, advanced manufacturing industry fueled by an educated workforce. International suppliers have chosen to make Polk County home because of the strategic location and natural resources. Other industry segments include healthcare and medical supplies, chemical, plastics and rubber, as well as flourishing agribusinesses.
AngioSystems came to Polk County in the early 1990s after experiencing growth and needing a new facility to keep up with the demand for their American-made products. AngioSystems, an international supplier of medical supplies, chose Polk County because of its convenient location and beautiful outdoor scenery. The skilled and dependable workforce in Polk County has continued to help the company grow, providing the highest quality products to its customers.
An international supplier of injection molding products, Polymer Components designs and manufactures its products for nearly every major industry, including the military, mining, medical and food processing industries. Polymer Components chose Polk County for its convenient location and the space to expand its innovative business. With capabilities such as design and engineering and injection molding, Polymer Components also benefits from Polk County's skilled workforce.
Crystal Geyser® Alpine Spring Water®
Crystal Geyser® Alpine Spring Water® bottles water that comes from the natural aquifer springs in Polk County. Crystal Geyser is the only major U.S. bottled water that comes from natural springs, including the springs along the Hiwassee River in Polk County. The Cherokee National Forest in Polk County offers Crystal Geyser protected and untouched natural resources. Plus, Polk County's strategic location is ideal in helping make Crystal Geyser an internationally recognized brand.