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Stanco Metal Products expanding in Anderson County

Stanco Metal Products Inc. is investing $5.9 million in an expansion that will add 10 jobs in Anderson County. The Grand Haven, Mich.-based company is acquiring a 64,100-square-foot building in Alliance Industrial Park near Interstate 85. Read More...


Supply crimps industrial activity, office market velocity rises

The Greenville-Spartanburg industrial market continued to feel the squeeze of low availability and low vacancy, sparking further development announcements during the quarter, according to a report from CBRE. Meanwhile, the Greenville-Spartanburg office market saw increased activity as players moved throughout the market and class B space asking rates rose. Read More...


Farming incubator, resource hub takes root in the Upstate

A 16,000-square-foot space will be used as a farming incubator, marketplace and training center for producers, employees and other stakeholders, according to Mike McGirr, an Atlanta transplant who is spearheading the project. Slated for a 2015 opening, the program aims to be an information and training hub for Upstate stakeholders. Read More...


Amazon plans to hire ‘thousands’ for holiday season

The Seattle-based online retailer, which has fulfillment centers near Cayce and Spartanburg, said it would be creating 80,000 seasonal positions across its U.S. network. The company did not offer a specific figure for South Carolina, but a spokeswoman said Amazon would be hiring “thousands” in the Palmetto State. Read More...