SPARTANBURG, S.C. – May 6, 2014 - Earlier this year, the South Carolina Department of Commerce announced “Innovation Challenge,” a new $2.4 million initiative to fund innovation and technology related efforts across the state. The program is part of an overall strategy called the “South Carolina Innovation Plan” which is aimed at making our state one of the top places to build a high growth business by achieving four important objectives.more»
SPARTANBURG, S.C.—May 15, 2014— A nationally recognized chamber executive with an established track record of stimulating significant gains in membership, revenues and community involvement has
been named the next president and CEO of the Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Leading global supplier of off-road tires, Trelleborg Wheel Systems, has selected Spartanburg County for the company’s first North American manufacturing facility that will produce radial tires for agricultural machinery. The $50 million investment is expected to create approximately 150 jobs by 2018.more»
The store, Bass Pro Shops third in South Carolina, will be over 120,000 square feet (two football fields), and will feature the company’s popular Uncle Buck’s Fishbowl and Grill.more»
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Copac Global Packaging, a leading provider of packaging services to domestic and global customers, today announced the completion of its expansion at its Spartanburg County facility. The $14.8 million expansion is expected to create 32 new jobs.more»
COLUMBIA, S.C. – BMW announced today that the company will expand its plant in Spartanburg County with a $1 billion investment, which is expected to create 800 new jobs. The expansion includes the addition of a fifth vehicle platform at the plant – the X7 – and it will increase production capacity from 350,000 units to 450,000 units annually, making the Spartanburg facility the highest-capacity plant in the BMW global system by the end of 2016.more»
Spartanburg County Economic Development Activity headlines from our previous website without articles or details (Headlines posted between and 12/05/2013 and 03/28/2014)more»