Benedict College Named in $15 Million State-Funded Initiative for Quantum Computing

June 23, 2023

The College’s student innovation lab is well-positioned to provide a pipeline of potential student founders into the state’s innovation ecosystem

Governor McMaster issues “PowerSC” executive order during Energy Summit

June 9, 2023

"...PowerSC will work with the state’s energy stakeholders to develop strategic plans to ensure South Carolina has the energy capacity to meet the needs of the state’s economic development and population growth."

Supply chain demand fuels rise in spec buildings across South Carolina

June 8, 2023

"The demand for speculative industrial buildings that can also be used for distribution and logistics is growing statewide, with no significant slow down in sight."

Downtown Columbia's Main Street experiences revival with business expansions, new ventures

June 4, 2023

"Downtown Columbia's Main Street experiences a dynamic transformation with multiple businesses expanding or establishing a presence."

Columbia brewery launches sustainable digital can printing

June 2, 2023

"By pioneering eco-friendly printing practices, Peak Drift is now making its printing solutions available to other breweries and special events — with the hopes to expand its reach in the future."

Twofer: SC State offering new mechatronics engineering major to meet industry demands

May 19, 2023

SC State has launched a degree program in mechatronics engineering, a discipline that merges mechanical engineering and electrical engineering

Pet Supplies Plus Celebrates the Grand Opening of New Distribution Center in Orangeburg County, South Carolina

May 19, 2023

Milestone Achievement to Service Leading Pet Retail Franchise Brands, Create Hundreds of Jobs in the Community

Xerxes establishing first South Carolina operations in Richland County, SC

May 17, 2023

The company will create approximately 80 new jobs

USC invests in SC’s future with 5 new research institutes

May 12, 2023

'New institutes to advance innovation in key areas including infectious disease mitigation, STEM education and the quality of South Carolina’s water"

National ice cream company to open distribution center in Columbia

May 3, 2023

"Hershey Creamery Co., the producer of Hershey’s Ice Cream, has leased property to open a distribution center in northeast Columbia."

FN America, LLC expanding Richland County operations

May 3, 2023

$18 million investment will create approximately 102 new jobs

There’s a national shortage of a children’s drug. This Columbia manufacturer is stepping up

April 25, 2023

"A Columbia pharmaceutical manufacturer is ramping up production of a critically needed drug in response to a national shortage."