Ross Stores Inc. is investing $68 million to expand its distribution and warehousing operations in York County in a move expected to create 700 jobs in the next five years.
Ross, an off-price apparel and home fashion company, was founded in 1982 and has retail operations in more than 1,800 locations in the U.S. and Guam.
“York County and the state of South Carolina have been a good place to do business for Ross for many years,” Eric Johnson, Ross senior vice president, said in a news release. “We look forward to expanding and improving our distribution and packaging capabilities as we increase our presence in York County.”
Employment information is available online at https://jobs.rossstores.com/.
“York County is proud to see our existing industries grow and thrive,” York County Council Chair Michael Johnson said. “The jobs and investment this announcement bring to York County, S.C., are good for both our community and our state.”