UST Logistical Systems to locate headquarters in Greenville County
September 26, 2016
UST Logistical Systems (UST), a national third-party logistics company, is launching its first operations in Greenville County. The new development is projected to generate $1.6 million in new capital investment and bring 50 jobs to the Upstate.
Established in 1998, UST is a third-party logistics company that specializes in the delivery of furniture and appliances from a retailer’s warehouse directly to a customer’s home. Reaching one million annual deliveries in 2015, the company has grown to feature delivery operations for several major store chains including Conn’s Home Plus and hhgregg, Inc.
To accommodate its continued growth, the company is relocating its corporate headquarters to 103 North Main Street in Greenville, S.C. Hiring for new positions is projected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2016, and those interested in joining the UST team should visit the company’s website online for more information.
The Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits associated with this project.
“We are extremely excited to be headquartering in S.C. UST is a vibrant and passionate company; these traits are certainly true of Greenville as well so we feel this pairing is perfect. We look forward to being impactful members of the community.” –UST Logistical Systems Chief Administrative Officer Scott Moore
“We couldn’t be more excited that UST has decided to establish its headquarters in South Carolina. This $1.6 million investment, and the 50 jobs it means for Greenville County, is a real reason to celebrate across the state, and we look forward to a long-lasting partnership with one of the newest members of Team South Carolina.” –Gov. Nikki Haley
“UST’s move to Greenville County provides another boost to our state’s logistics sector. The company’s decision to locate here is yet another testament to the business-friendly climate we’ve worked hard to foster here in South Carolina.” –Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt
“UST Logistical Systems’ decision to locate its corporate headquarters to Greenville is a testament to the excellent achievements that have been placed into our downtown as well as the collaborative efforts on behalf of our economic development offices and the Greenville Chamber. Greenville County is proud to have a company that values their people and their communities locate within Greenville County.” –Greenville County Council Chairman Dr. Bob Taylor
“We are so pleased that UST Logistical Systems has chosen to relocate its U.S. corporate headquarters to the city of Greenville and we look forward to welcoming the UST family to our community. This announcement is all the more exciting because it further demonstrates the team effort of our economic development partners and allies to showcase the city as a place where business gets done through cooperation and collaboration.” –Greenville Mayor Knox White
FIVE FAST FACTS
- UST Logistical Systems to locate its corporate headquarters in Greenville County.
- $1.6 million investment to bring 50 jobs.
- UST Logistical Systems is a national third-party logistics company that specializes in furniture and appliance delivery.
- Located at 103 N. Main Street in Greenville, S.C., the company anticipates hiring for the new positions to begin in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Those interested in joining the UST team should visit the company’s website online.