At Baldor Electric Company, the mission is to be the best (as determined by us customers) marketers, designers and manufacturers of electric motors and drives.
From the home office in Fort Smith, Arkansas, it supports the sales offices/warehouses that stock Baldor products worldwide, selling to distributors and original equipment manufacturers in more than 55 countries. Baldor products are available from 40 sales offices/warehouses in North America and 25 offices serving international markets. These products are produced at 11 USA plants, and one in Bristol, England.
Butterball, LLC in Ozark is Franklin Countyís largest employer. The processing plant and the Alix feed mill employ more than 450 people in the area. Each day, more than 45,000 turkeys are processed at the Ozark complex, yielding more than 140 million pounds per year.
The turkey processing business was founded by Ozark native Harold Dodgen. Since 1946, the plant has been owned by Cargill, Inc., and ConAgra Foods, Inc. In October 2006 the plant was acquired by Carolina Turkey and Maxwell Farms. The Ozark plant, together with five other plants located across the United States, now forms part of Butterball, LLC, the nationís largest turkey processing company with more than $1.1 billion in annual sales.
Ozark Water Department
The Ozark Water and Wastewater Department is a municipally owned, customer oriented organization providing water and wastewater service for its customers in an economical, reliable way while meeting or exceeding industry standards and practices. We provide water to the city of Altus, Riversouth Rural Water District, Watalula Water Users Association and Pleasant View Water. Ozark Water Department currently has a total of 9 employees.
Our business office is located in the Ozark City Hall building at 2910 West Commercial Street and is open Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. excluding holidays
Wal-Mart, Inc opened the store in Ozark in 1978. It Currently employs 84 people on Hwy 23 North at Airport Road. It is open 7 days a week.
CV's Family Foods
CV's Family Foods, located at 700 W. Commercial, is one of a chain of eleven stores across Arkansas.