Georgia-Pacific is one of the world s leading manufacturers and marketers of tissue, packaging, paper and building products, as well as related chemicals. The company owns and manages more than 300 manufacturing facilities across North America, South America and Europe. It employs over 55,000 people. Georgia-Pacific markets products under the trade names of Angel Soft, Brawny, Sparkle, Soft 'n Gentle, Mardi Gras, So-Dri and Vanity Fair. In addition, Georgia-Pacific offers disposable cutlery, cups and plates under the trade name of Dixie. The company serves warehouse product retailers and lumber and building material dealers. It operates several subsidiaries, such as Georgia-Pacific Gypsum, Georgia-Pacific Wood Products, Georgia-Pacific Packaging and Georgia-Pacific Containerboard. Georgia-Pacific serves the food service, agriculture, health care and packaging industries.