Success Stories

Reliable Automatic Sprinkler, Inc. Expands in Pickens County

April 29, 2016

Reliable Automatic Sprinkler Co., Inc., one of the world’s largest producers of automatic fire sprinklers, is expanding its existing operations in Pickens County. The new development is expected to bring $23.1 million in capital investment and lead to the creation of 100 jobs.

WG Plastics Technology Corporation Establishes Manufacturing Plant in Abbeville County

March 30, 2016

WG Plastics Technology Corporation, a manufacturer of plastics and injection molded assemblies, is establishing operations with a new facility in Abbeville County, South Carolina. The $2.7 million investment is expected to create 50 new jobs over the next five years. Led by German entrepreneurs Wolfgang Gutmann and Uli Wellhaeuser, WG Plastics is a plastic injection […]

SafeRack Expands Existing Operations in Georgetown County

December 10, 2015

SafeRack, LLC, a leader in truck, railcar and industrial safety, is expanding its existing operations in Georgetown County. The company is investing $20 million in the project, which is expected to create 100 new jobs over the next five years.

Advanced Manufacturing & Power Systems, Inc. Establishes First South Carolina Operations in Abbeville County

November 18, 2015

AMPS, a firm that specializes in the manufacturing of high-quality generator enclosures, is establishing its first South Carolina operations in Abbeville County. The company is investing $2.3 million in the project, creating 48 new jobs in Abbeville, S.C. over the next five years.

Honda of South Carolina Manufacturing Expands Its Existing Florence County Operations

August 13, 2015

Specializing in the manufacturing of world-class all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and side-by-side (SxS) vehicles, Honda of South Carolina Manufacturing, Inc. is expanding its existing Florence County operations, with the addition of two new product lines – the Pioneer 1000 and the Pioneer 1000-5. The company is investing $42 million to launch the new lines, resulting in the creation of 44 new jobs.

ZF Transmissions invests $22.5 million in expansion, adding 545 jobs

August 12, 2015

A global supplier of driveline and chassis technology, as well as active and passive safety technology, is expanding its transmission manufacturing operations in Laurens County with the addition of new manufacturing and warehouse space. The company is investing $22.5 million in the expansion and creating 545 new jobs in Gray Court, S.C., over the next five years.

New Dollar Tree distribution center brings 400 new jobs to the Upstate

July 13, 2015

Dollar Tree, Inc. is establishing new distribution operations in the Upstate Corporate Park located in both Cherokee and Spartanburg counties. The $104.4 million investment is expected to create 400 new jobs over the next five years.

Volvo Cars selects South Carolina for first American plant

May 11, 2015

Volvo Cars Corporation announced its selection of Berkeley County, South Carolina, for its first manufacturing facility in the United States. The new $500 million factory is expected to create 2,000 new jobs over the next decade and up to 4,000 jobs by 2030.

Techtronic Industries' $85 Million Expansion in Anderson County

May 7, 2015

Techtronic Industries (TTI), a global leader in the design, manufacturing and marketing of quality consumer, professional and industrial products, is expanding its manufacturing and distribution operations in Anderson County. TTI is investing $85 million in capital investment which will create at least 216 new jobs in Anderson, South Carolina.

EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics Launches First U.S. Automotive Parts Facility

April 22, 2015

An $11.1 million investment at the Alliance Industrial Park in Anderson will allow EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc., to produce plastic interior parts and is the first American production facility for German EuWe Group, a supplier to 10 of the world’s largest automakers. The facility is expected to create 49 new jobs. Hiring will begin in the second quarter of 2016 and full production is expected by 2017.