Organized in 1964 by research chemist, Dr. H. W. Bradley and Charlotte-based Barnhardt Manufacturing Company, NCFI Polyurethanes quickly became a leader in the manufacturing of flexible polyurethane foam for the bedding and furniture industries. NCFI moved into its present-day 46,000 square-foot plant in Mount Airy, North Carolina, in 1966. S
ince then, the facility has been expanded eight times to its current 280,000 square feet. NCFI has another manufacturing plant in Hickory, North Carolina, in addition to Dalton, Ga., and Salt Lake City, Utah.