0 Articles
0 News
0 Properties
0 Page
Add information from throughout the site by clicking the "Add" link.
Click "View Custom Report" to view your customized report. Email, print or create a PDF.
0 Articles
0 News
0 Properties
0 Page

Manufacturing



Forney is home to global leader Smurfit Kappa

Forney’s location with access to a workforce of over 2 million people provides both a white and blue-collar workforce ready to manufacture product to meet consumer demand.  For over 40 years, Smurfit Kappa has called Forney home for their corrugated manufacturing operations.  With over 41,000 employees worldwide, Smurfit Kappa has become one of the world’s leading providers of packaging solutions. 

In addition to our large industry presence in corrugated packaging, Forney’s home county of Kaufman has a high concentration of metal manufacturing.  Talent in this sector includes steel, building materials manufacturing, sheet metal fabrication and CNC machining.  For small manufacturing operations, Forney offers Mustang Creek Business Park, two small-scale industrial parks with buildings between 5,000 and 30,000 square feet available for lease.  More information on the Mustang Creek Business Parks can be found here. Combined with our robust infrastructure, location near Dallas and availability of industrial land, Forney is a destination for advanced manufacturing and light industrial operations.