Vertical Roots partners with Food Lion
January 14, 2022
Vertical Roots and Food Lion have partnered to sell the hydroponic container farm's locally-grown produce around the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic.
Hospital stay inspires SC pharma exec to change how medicines are delivered
January 13, 2022
"Five years later Columbia-based Ritedose, a generic drugmaker and single-dose packaging company led by Chastain, will launch Suredose the manufacturer’s answer to common problems the medical community faces when delivering liquid medicines."
Company Feature: Georgia-based peanut shelling company to expand into Orangeburg County
January 6, 2022
Announced in 2021, Premium Peanut is investing $64.3 Million in Orangeburg County and creating 130 new jobs. News19 WLTX takes a look at what this means for local farmers.
Columbia medical supply company starts selling at-home COVID tests to public
January 4, 2022
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH) -- Thousands of South Carolinians are coming down with COVID-19 symptoms every day, but getting tested is becoming a difficult task. Columbia-based company, Rhino Medical Supply, supplies hospitals and healthcare systems with COVID-19 tests but is now selling them to the public.
WelyChem US announces expansion to Elgin, SC facility
December 15, 2021
$4 million investment to construct a state-of-the-art chemical lab
Westinghouse expanding operations in Richland County, SC
December 15, 2021
Company committing $131 million over the next five years toward facility development and environmental safety improvements
American SpiralWeld Pipe Company expanding operations in Richland County, SC
December 8, 2021
$40 million investment will create 100 new jobs
15-year-old CEO opens retail store and girls' salon in Columbia
December 2, 2021
"Spring Hill High School freshman Gabby Goodwin now has a headquarters for her business, thanks to her parents comedian Mike Goodwin and Rozalynn Goodwin."
NAI Earle Furman breaks ground on the largest spec building in the Midlands, located in Shamrock Commerce Park
December 1, 2021
The largest speculative building in the Midlands is now under construction in Orangeburg County, SC at the Shamrock Commerce Park.
Gov. Henry McMaster Signs Bill to Assist Veterans with In-State Tuition
November 30, 2021
South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster has signed new legislation to benefit military veterans for in-state tuition benefits.
Richland County looks to ignite manufacturing interest
November 24, 2021
"The sprawling new Mark Anthony Brewing facility off Shop Road in Columbia represents what area leaders would like to see more of in Richland County: an influx of major manufacturers that will help the area catch up with other regions in the state that have become major manufacturing hubs."
USC-built inspection technology being adopted by car makers nationwide
November 13, 2021
"An inspection tool developed at the University of South Carolina to detect flaws in car parts and paint jobs on the factory floor was tested at Ford’s Chicago assembly plant where it prevented more than 200 defects and saved the company hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of production errors."