Local Business News

Ed Jenson
October 12, 2017 - 1:30 pm
The Woodlands at Furman broke ground on 28 new homes Thursday that will be part of the continuing care retirement community’s Villas project. The Villas will be located on the southern end of the Woodlands’ 22-acre campus with 12 of them directly on the 17th tee at the Furman University Golf Course...
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Roger Davis
October 11, 2017 - 5:50 pm
Greer City Council unanimously approved a midtown development Tuesday night centering on a four-story hotel with retail space and an adjacent multi-level garage with at least 300 parking spaces. It's a lease-back deal between the City of Greer and developer Sycamore Greer LLC. The company will...
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SCE&G
October 02, 2017 - 11:08 am
OCTOBER 2, 2017 BY SOUTH CAROLINA RADIO NETWORK When nuclear corporation Westinghouse was chosen to build two new reactors at the VC Summer Nuclear Plant in Fairfield County, it hyped its experience designing nuclear technology. The Post and Courier reports it obtained a confidential internal...
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Photo courtesy of Greenville on the Rise
Roger Davis
September 24, 2017 - 7:39 am
A new application filed with the city’s Urban Design Panel shows the plan for a mixed-use development along Academy Street, where the current AGFA building stands now. The plans incorporate the existing building and utilize the space around that structure to add apartments, office space, retail...
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Roger Davis
September 09, 2017 - 10:57 am
In a time of natural disaster, the federal government uses a simple gauge to determine the toll Mother Nature has taken on a local area. The Waffle House Index measures the operating conditions of the resilient restaurants as a barometer for how well an area will recover from a hurricane, tornado...
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Roger Davis
September 08, 2017 - 2:23 pm
It all began on September 8, 1994, when Associate Ryan Childers drove the first BMW – a 318i – off the Assembly line. This week, twenty-three years to the day, BMW Manufacturing has produced its four millionth vehicle , a new BMW X3. The milestone vehicle is a Phytonic Blue Metallic BMW X3 xDrive...
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Roger Davis
September 06, 2017 - 3:09 pm
The name of the company, described only as "family-owned," is being withheld for now, but Anderson County Administrator Rusty Burns says a $74 million dollar investment is planned for the 240-acre site in the county-owned Manufacturing and Technology Center at Sandy Springs. County councilmembers...
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Roger Davis
September 05, 2017 - 2:38 pm
BMW Manufacturing has announced five new senior management appointments. Sherry McCraw has been named the new Vice President of Assembly. McCraw was one of the first BMW Associates hired at Plant Spartanburg in 1993. She has worked in several areas of assembly production, planning, engineering and...
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Roger Davis
September 02, 2017 - 6:29 pm
The South Carolina Court of Appreals has ruled that DirecTV owes South Carolina nearly $15 million because of the way the company calculates its tax bill in the state. The ruling handed down last week found that DirecTV revised its returns to the Department of Revenue "in a way that understated"...
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