Plano's manufacturing businesses are concentrated in telecommunications, electronics, medical device, equipment and food processing industries. Plano's welcoming business climate for manufacturing is especially attractive due to its skilled workforce, competitive wages and low union presence provide companies with a business friendly climate.
Plano’s location and transportation access provides a short commute for managerial, technical and assembly workers. Companies like Stewart Systems, Raytheon, Winzer, Flex, Krypton Solutions and Eltek have found their home in Plano. Many manufacturers take advantage of the University of Texas at Dallas and Collin College for skills development, process improvement and entry-level workers.