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Major Employers

Bayer

Shawnee is home to many great employers across various industry sectors. Whether it's a regional distribution warehouse or national headquarters, Shawnee supplies the appropriate business climate to meet the needs of a variety of industries.

Major Employers

Company

Operation Type

Employees

Deffenbaugh Industries
Commercial & residential waste disposal, collection & recycling
1,000+

Fed Ex Ground Package System, Inc.

Parcel Distribution Center

900+

Bayer Healthcare, Animal Health

North American Headquarters

500+

NazDar Industries

Screen Printing Product Manufacturing

200+

McLane FoodServices

Food Distribution – Regional Headquarters

200+

A.J. Plastics

Injection Molding & Manufacturing

150+

Shawnee Mission Ford

Automotive Sales

150+

Kraft Tool Company

Craftsmen Tool Manufacturer

100+

SKC Communication Products

Telecommunication Systems

100+

HCA Midwest

Distribution Center

100+

Simmons Company

Mattress & Sleep Technology Manufacturing

100+

KU MedWest

Primary & Urgent Care Facility

100+

Source: Shawnee EDC Internal Database, 2014

Labor Force

Shawnee boasts a highly educated and skilled workforce. Reports have indicated Johnson County (Shawnee included) workers are among the highest educated workforce in the nation. Shawnee's labor force is well diversified and growing.