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April 20, 2022

Symrise Pet Food expanding operations in Greenwood County

Symrise Pet Food, a global leader in the pet food industry, today announced plans to expand operations in Greenwood County by building a new state-of-the-art facility. The company’s $65.5 million investment will create 65 new jobs. 

March 9, 2022

Trane Technologies’ Thermo King to expand operations in Greenville County

Thermo King®, the transport refrigeration brand of global climate innovator Trane Technologies (NYSE: TT), today announced plans to expand its operations in Greenville County. The $30 million investment will create 220 new jobs and add nearly 300,000 square feet of manufacturing capacity designed to enable and sustain the company’s future growth.

March 8, 2022

Ingram Micro expanding operations in Spartanburg County

Ingram Micro, a leading provider of global technology and supply chain services, plans to expand operations in Spartanburg County. The company is expected to invest more than $37 million in the new facility which is expected to create 203 new jobs.

February 23, 2022

Diversified Medical Healthcare expanding operations in Greenville County

Diversified Medical Healthcare (DMH), a holding entity with several companies providing healthcare solutions for improved patient care nationwide, today announced plans to expand operations in Greenville County. The company’s more than $51 million investment will create 185 new jobs.

February 17, 2022

Stomagienics expanding operations in Greenville County

Stomagienics Inc. (Stomagienics), a company that provides innovative solutions for cancer survivors and others who have undergone ostomy surgery, today announced plans to expand operations in Greenville County. The company will create 30 new jobs over the next three years.

January 13, 2022

MycoWorks establishing operations in Union County

MycoWorks, a biotechnology company that specializes in mycelium-grown materials for use as sustainable, luxury-quality leather alternatives, plans to establish operations in Union County. The company’s $107 million investment will create 400 new jobs.

November 8, 2017

Global Cities Initiative ‘Wins’

Today, several business support organizations are better equipped for questions about export activities and to encourage international engagement as a means of growth, thanks in great part to the Global Cities Initiative.

October 30, 2017

Growing the U.S.-India Economic Relationship

One of the fastest growing and largest economies in the world, India aligns with America’s interests and values, giving the partnership every opportunity to thrive.

September 20, 2017

euphoria’s in the air

The food, wine and music festival exists to educate, entice, enlighten and entertain.

August 17, 2017

One Piece at a Time, but from Different Places

While times have changed and manufacturing processes are not as vertically integrated as they once were, the idea of building durable goods “one piece at a time” rings truer today than ever.

June 27, 2017

BMW Celebration Includes Continued Investment

Just over 25 years ago, an announcement was made that would forever transform the business landscape of our region and state: plans for Germany luxury vehicle maker BMW to build a manufacturing facility in Spartanburg County.

May 9, 2017

State incentives structure should consider high-impact jobs

“What are you doing about headquarters?” That question comes up time and again during events geared around economic development, asked in the recognition that corporate headquarters operations are a highly sought business operation for most metropolitan communities.

March 24, 2017

The Pulse on Healthcare in the Upstate

Today’s complex health care environment means hospital visits, genomic diagnostics, telemedicine, mobile apps, and more – and the Upstate has a foothold in all of those areas.

March 17, 2017

International Voices of the Upstate

In recognition of Upstate International Month, several members of the Upstate’s international community shared their stories and reflections on transitioning to life in South Carolina.

February 20, 2017

Exploring the Evolution of Automobiles: Plastics, Autonomy and Beyond

The Upstate Business Journal recently published an article by the Upstate SC Alliance that explored the ideas presented in the plastics event in Detroit, with voices from industries that have manufacturing operations within the Upstate and tying industry challenges to Clemson University research.

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