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PIDC to open new manufacturing facility, add jobs in Spartanburg

Chemical manufacturer Pacific Industrial Development Corp. is opening a Spartanburg manufacturing facility that will create 53 new jobs over the next five years.

Lear Corp. to expand its facility in Spartanburg

Automotive seating supplier Lear Corp. plans to expand its existing operations in Spartanburg County.

What would happen if Charleston "Fight for $15" protestors got their way?

Dozens of "Fight for $15" activists protested at a downtown Charleston McDonald's restaurant in favor of a $15 minimum wage earlier today — and several were arrested. How "grassroots" is the campaign — and how would a $15 minimum wage impact the economy?

Professor: Dental grads want to help needy, but student debt a deterrent

Graduates coming out of South Carolina’s only dental school are  motivated to care for the under-served and under-privileged, but they can be stymied by the heavy burden of student debt, according to one of the state’s most prominent dentists.

Balancing infrastructure needs, growth while maintaining heritage is SC's 'biggest challenge,' business leader says

Developing infrastructure while balancing growth with maintaining South Carolina’s unique heritage are among the state’s biggest challenges, one of Charleston’s most prominent business leaders said.

JR Automation Technologies sparks jobs in Pickens County

Actively sparking business within the Palmetto State, JR Automation Technologies of Michigan plans an expansion to South Carolina’s Pickens County with an investment of $3.4 million and the expectation of creating 56 new regional jobs.

Dental firm commits to providing services to low-income residents of South Carolina

Dental Dreams is committed to filling a much needed gap in South Carolina, providing services to low-income adults and children.

Morley customer contact center brings 270 jobs to Greenville County

Morley is launching a new customer contact center in Greenville County, and the $1.7 million investment is projected to create more than 270 jobs.

New Brose production facility headed to Spartanburg County

A new production facility is coming to Spartanburg County as Brose North America Inc. moves into a 77,000-square-foot space in Duncan, South Carolina.

Thirty-two new jobs to be created when thyssenkrupp comes to Charleston County

Product management solutions provider to establish operations in Charleston County.

Acton Institute on increasing minimum wage: 'We shouldn’t be pitting one group of poor people against the other'

Raising minimum wage was the topic of discussion at a recent event at the International Longshoreman Association Hall in Charleston, South Carolina.

Advanta to expand Manning facility

Materials handling applications corporation Advanta Industries Inc. will invest $2.6 million and create 26 jobs over the next five years with the expansion of its operations in Manning, Clarendon County, South Carolina.

Hilton Head named among top 5 best islands in U.S.

South Carolina island commended by TripAdvisor for diversity of activities available for visitors.

Faculty announced for primary care medical education conference

The faculty listing for the sixth annual Primary Care Continuing Education Conference (CME) was announced on April 1 in Palm Coast, Florida by the meeting’s organizer, Continuing Education Company Inc. 6th Annual Essentials in Primary Care Summer CME Conference will be held June 29-July 3, 2015 at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort on Kiawah Island, South Carolina.

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