Business in Kentucky
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Home to five Fortune 500 headquarters, Kentucky has major employers that include Humana, Lexmark International, Louisville Slugger, and the parent of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. Kentucky top industries include auto manufacturing, life sciences, and transportation and logistics, including the UPS Worldport in Louisville. Kentucky has eight 4-year public universities. Kentucky's quality of life includes attractions such as Churchill Downs, the National Corvette Museum and the Bourbon Trail.