It’s not necessarily out of the ordinary for non-major cities to serve as home to Fortune 500 companies.  After all Wal-Mart, the largest company in the US and retailer in the world, is famously based in Bentonville, Arkansas.  Tiny Hershey, Pennsylvania, hosts a chocolate company by the same name, and Hartsfield, South Carolina – population  7,764, is home to Sonoco, one of the world’s largest consumer packaging companies. 

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