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Food Products

The food products industry in Lufkin, Texas is responsible for the production, packaging, and distribution of a wide range of goods and products – everything from Pilgrim’s Pride chicken (the second-largest chicken producer in the world) to Atkinson’s Peanut Butter Bars. Atkinson Candy Company also makes the peppermint used in Chick-fil-A’s peppermint shakes nationwide! Brookshire Brothers Corporation, a line of employee-owned grocery stores, is based in Lufkin as well.


 Key Companies

  • Atkinson Candy Company
  • Brookshire Brothers Corporate
  • Federated Group, Inc.
  • Holmes Smokehouse
  • Pilgrim’s Pride
  • William George Company, Inc.