Category Archives: Manufacturing

SCMEP Partners With Local Manufacturers For National Manufacturing Day

SCMEP and South Carolina Manufacturers Continue Efforts to Inspire the Next Generation  Greenville, SC.  September 14, 2017 – For the third year, SCMEP (South Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership) prepares to celebrate manufacturing with the nationwide Manufacturing Day initiative. Manufacturing Day was created as a way for manufacturers to open their doors and show the public modern…
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Milliken & Company Named one of America’s Safest Companies for 2017

Underscoring the company’s firm commitment to safety, Milliken & Company is pleased to be included on the 2017 America’s Safest Companies List presented by EHS Today magazine. Milliken, a three-time honoree, was one of 13 companies recognized for providing a safe working environment for thousands of employees. In addition, Milliken became the first-ever company named…
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Two AFL Spartanburg Associates Recognized by Big Brothers Big Sisters

Spartanburg, SC – August 28, 2017 – AFL associates, Lauren Cramer and Bryan Eddy, were recognized by Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of the Upstate for their exceptional service. Lauren Cramer, purchasing manager for AFL, was presented with the Big Sister of the Year award for Spartanburg County and the Spurgeon Legacy Award/Upstate Big of the Year. Bryan Eddy,…
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AFL Awarded Three Technology Patents

Spartanburg, SC – August 24, 2017 – AFL, a leading manufacturer of fiber optic cable, equipment and accessories, recognized several associates for patent awards received for developing new products and technologies within the optical connectivity and accessories divisions. AFL’s optical connectivity division received two patents. The first is for a cable tie-down, a modular clamp used in an optical splicing and…
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SOUTH-TEC 2017 Celebrates Advancements and Workplace Inclusion in Southeast Manufacturing

(GREENVILLE, SC, August 17, 2017) – Manufacturing is thriving in the southeast and manufacturers are enjoying considerable growth in a host of industries, from petrochemicals and automotive to aerospace. SOUTH-TEC brings leaders and expertise to the region and welcomes the inaugural Women in Automotive (WiA) Southern Conference produced by Women in Manufacturing® (WiM). SOUTH-TEC will take place Oct. 24-26 at…
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Eldeco Pipe and Fabrication Division Celebrates One Year Anniversary

[caption id="attachment_16233" align="alignnone" width="1800"] 1-Year Anniversary Celebration at Eldeco Pipe and Fabrication in Richburg, S.C.[/caption] Eldeco Pipe and Fabrication Division Celebrates One Year Anniversary The Richburg, South Carolina Facility Has Earned a Reputation as an Expert in Fabrication GREENVILLE & RICHBURG, S.C. – This month, Eldeco Pipe and Fabrication (EPF) celebrated its one-year anniversary as a…
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Milliken & Company Raises More Than $325,000 to Support Spartanburg Community

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Aug. 7, 2017) – Milliken, a diversified global manufacturing company with innovations across a breadth of markets, is pleased to announce it will donate more than $325,000 to the United Way of the Piedmont. As part of the company’s annual campaign, Milliken Gives, this community-centric gift was made possible through the charitable contribution…
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AFL Awarded Nine Technology Patents

Spartanburg, SC – June 19, 2017 – AFL, a leading manufacturer of fiber optic cable, equipment and accessories, recognized several associates for receiving patent awards for developing new products and technologies within the optical connectivity, fusion splicing and test and inspection divisions. AFL’s Test & Inspection team received two patents. The first patent was for…
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The Heirloom Companies to Host Job Fair on July 22

High demand for handcrafted products fuels company’s expansion by 25 percent Campobello, S.C. – The Heirloom Companies will host a job fair on Sat., July 22 from 9am to 12pm at its showroom and workshop, located at 13728 SC-11 in Campobello, S.C. Over the past 12 months, residential and commercial demand for The Heirloom Companies’…
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T&S Brass Expands IT Team to Support Worldwide Operations

TRAVELERS REST, S.C. – May 31, 2017 – T&S Brass, a leading manufacturer of innovative foodservice and commercial plumbing products with a global footprint, has expanded its in-house information technology (IT) team to support worldwide operations. Recent additions to the team include web developers Jose Garcia and Brian McCall, network engineer Richard Sasko and help…
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