Nashua is known as the economic engine of New Hampshire. Nashua’s business community is recognized for its wide spectrum of industries, including nationally- and internationally-known corporate headquarters, high-tech manufacturers, national retail brands and locally-owned shops.
Nashua’s booming textile industry in the mid-19th century was just the beginning of its renowned reputation as a leading center of manufacturing in New Hampshire and the metro-Boston region. While the companies, products, and production methods have changed over the past 150 years, the city’s manufacturing economy has remained steadfast and resilient.
Today, Nashua is home to an eclectic variety of companies which make goods that are shipped all over the world. These products range from simple metal pins and commercial food products to precision machined mechanical parts and printed circuit boards.