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Medical Innovation Surging in Spartanburg County

Published Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Chances are, if you know Spartanburg County, you know of the historic and innovative manufacturing sector that calls our county home. But what you may not know is countywide, medical innovation is at an all-time high, with Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System providing an established medical care cornerstone, and new cutting-edge startups taking hold. more»

From Milliken: A Legacy in the Making

Published Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Manufacturing is an ever-present legacy in Spartanburg, South Carolina. From the turn-of-the-century textile mills of yesteryear to today’s advanced production facilities they would inspire, Spartanburg continues to be a mainstay in global manufacturing. The county has not only kept pace with the changing landscape of manufacturing capabilities and more»

The Importance of Business Expansion and Retention in Spartanburg County

Published Tuesday, October 15, 2019 From a post authored by Carter Smith, former Executive Vice President of the Spartanburg Economic Futures Group, shared by the S.C. Economic Developers' Association In Spartanburg, we know business expansion is a vital sign of a healthy economy. It speaks to more»

Former County Administrator Named Executive Vice President of the Economic Futures Group

Published Thursday, October 10, 2019
Katherine O’Neill has been named the Executive Vice President of the Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce’s Economic Futures Group. O’Neill will replace Carter Smith who announced his retirement earlier this year yet remains with the organization as the part-time Director of Special Projects. Currently the Chief Operations Officer of The more»

SC Inland Port: By the Numbers

Published Friday, September 27, 2019
Soon to celebrate the sixth anniversary of its opening, the SC Inland Port has been an invaluable economic asset for Spartanburg County and the entire Upstate. The Greer facility sits near the intersection of Interstates 85 and 26, linking interstate traffic with cargo flights from Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport and shipping container to the more»

Polydeck Screen Corporation expanding operations in Spartanburg County

Published Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Polydeck Screen Corporation, a leading provider of polyurethane and rubber screen media and specialty screening solutions, is expanding its operations in Spartanburg County. The more than $8.7 million investment will create 45 new jobs. Polydeck Screen Corporation is a family-owned business aimed at providing optimal screening solutions for the aggregate, more»

R&E Automated Systems expanding Spartanburg County operations

Published Wednesday, September 11, 2019
R&E Automated Systems, an internationally-recognized leader in the automation, engineering and prototype build industries, today announced plans to expand operations in Spartanburg County. The $12 million investment is expected to create 176 new jobs. Established in 1999, R&E Automated Systems is on the cutting edge of technological advancements more»

Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport Embracing Expansions

Published Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Air freight across the Upstate is an expanding market, and the Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport is planning to capitalize on that expansion. The Downtown Airport – the oldest and first commercial airport in South Carolina – recently added a $40 million expansion, including 650 feet of new runway space. The next step on the airport’s more»
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