Foreign Firms

International Presence

Winston-Salem has attracted a number of companies over the years with international headquarters. Given its central East Coast location, Winston-Salem attracts a lot of interest from Western European countries seeking a strategic US expansion opportunity. For a list of regional international firms visit the regional section.

AON HewittInsurance United Kingdom
Ardagh Metal Beverage USAMetal CansIreland
Atlas Copco CompressorsAir and Gas CompressorsSweden
Bekaert Deslee USA, Inc.BeddingBelgium
Besana-Lovati, Inc.Glass MachineryItaly
Bottero Flat Glass Inc.Glass Processing MachineryItaly
Burlodge USA Inc.Food Service ProductsItaly
Champion IndustriesCommercial DishwashersItaly
Charter MedicalElectronic Coils and TransformersUnited Kingdom
CML MicrosystemsSemiconductorsUnited Kingdom
Coldelite Corporation of AmericaSoft Serve Ice Cream and Yogurt MachinesItaly
Deere-Hitachi Construction MachineryHydraulic ExcavatorsJapan
Dillon Supply CompanyIndustrial SuppliesFrance
Fairchild Industrial Products CompanyElectromedical and Control InstrumentsUnited Kingdom
Ferguson EnterprisesPlumbing EquipmentUnited Kingdom
Grass America, Inc.Furniture and Cabinet FixturesAustria
Highland IndustriesIndustrial Automotive FabricJapan
J Royal US, IncIndustrial SuppliesUnited Kingdom
Kaba Ilco. CorpFabricated Metal ProductsSwitzerland
Lantal Textiles, Inc.FabricsSwitzerland
Lingl USAMachinery InstallationGermany
Mercodia Inc.Medical TechnologySweden
McKinney Drilling CompanyConstructionUnited Kingdom
Moffat Inc.Convection OvensAustralia
Philips Medical SystemsElectromedical EquipmentNetherlands
PMG ResearchBiological ResearchIreland
PolyvliesNon-woven TextilesGermany
Randstad North AmericaPersonnel ServicesNetherlands
Reynolds AmericanTobaccoUnited Kindgom
Sadolin Paint ProductsPaint ProductsUnited Kingdom
Siemens Energy Motors and GeneratorsGermany
SRB TechnologiesEmergency Exit Signs, Tritium Night SightsUnited Kingdom
TE Connectivity Electrical PartsSwitzerland
Thompson ArthurHighway and Street ConstructionIreland
Treofan AmericaPackaging FilmsGermany
TurbocareTurbine ComponentsGermany
UBS Financial ServicesSecurity Brokers and DealersSwitzerland
Victory RefrigerationFood Service Equipment Italy