Cox Industries is a producer of Wolmanized pressure-treated lumber for outdoor use. It manufactures wood preservative treated lumber and plywood, marine treated wood, fire retardant treated wood, highway products, millwork, outdoor furniture and utility products for residential, commercial and utility applications. Cox Industries subsidiaries include 10 locations participating in the production of a variety of quality pressure-treated wood products. Combined, these facilities cover more than 157 acres in four states. Cox brand name products are distributed by selected building supply dealers, distributors and specialty stores throughout the eastern United States and overseas. Cox Industries was founded by W.B. Cox, Sr. and his brother, E.J. Cox, in 1954, in Organgeburg, S.C.