Greenville company hands out bonuses, credits GOP tax reform bill

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) A Greenville based company says it is giving all employees bonuses as a result of the GOP tax reform bill.

The Hammock Source says employees will be immediately receiving a bonus up to $1,000 determined by the employee’s length of service with the company.

The company says they are a direct result of the Republican tax reform bill.

The Hammock Source CEO, Walter Perkins III says, "We hope that other business will follow our lead and give back to their employees as well. Keeping an American manufacturing business running profitably has been a challenge over the last decade. The future economic environment looks better for our business and we want our employees to have a gain in that future success early on."

The Hammock Source says it is the largest manufacturer and seller of hammocks in the world. It manufacturers brands such as Hatteras Hammocks, The Original Pawleys Island, and Nags Head Hammocks.