Tire-makers keep rolling into Palmetto State

Tire-makers already present in South Carolina — Michelin, Bridgestone and Continental Tire — opened new plants last year in the state. Meanwhile, Giti said it will build a new plant in the Interstate-77 corridor. (Photo provided by S.C. Department of Commerce)

 

Tire-makers already present in South Carolina — Michelin, Bridgestone and Continental Tire — opened new plants last year in the state. Meanwhile, Giti said it will build a new plant in the Interstate-77 corridor. Read More...

SCRA’s economic impact on state reaches $1.43 billion

Data collected for the research found that SCRA’s 2014 totals were up $80 million from 2013. Overall, SCRA's 32-year cumulative output total now stands at more than $18.1 billion, the Columbia-headquartered company said. Read More...

Moore to open orthopedics urgent care center

Immediate access to urgent care medicine has emerged as one of the fastest growing segments in the United States healthcare system, according to the Moore Center for Orthopedics which is opening an urgent care facility on Monday.  Read More...

Bose to shutter Blythewood plant, eliminate 300 jobs

Privately held Bose said it is shuttering the Richland County facility, which opened in 1996, to consolidate manufacturing operations and streamline its supply chain. The plant will stay open until September as operations are curtailed. Read More...

iTs|SC graduates 1st class of Leadership Insurance

The program was designed for up-and-comers of the local insurance tech and services industry, attracting some of the local industry’s highest potential employees. The next class will be in March.  Read More...


Sears Hometown outlet opens in Aiken

Locally owned and operated, the store offers customers products and brands usually found only in Sears stores such as Kenmore appliances and Craftsman tools. It also provides customers in-store and online access to home appliances, tools, lawn and garden equipment, sporting goods, consumer electronics and household goods. Read More...

Riverbanks Zoo seeking job applicants

At a job fair on Saturday, zoo staffers will interview applicants for positions as cashiers, Zip-Line adventure guides, housekeepers, Sky-High Safari attendants, Pony Ride attendants and parking attendants. Read More...