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2018 SC 25 Fastest Growing Companies Award recipients announced

The 2018 SC 25 Fastest Growing Companies Award recipients were recently announced, with 12 of them coming from the Greenville-Spartanburg market.

Four steps to help your company respond to tariffs, trade uncertainty

After months of speculation on how U.S. tariffs on certain goods from China, the European Union, and other countries might affect U.S. business and...

Great Contractors + Great Benefits = Staffing Reinvented

Founded by Greenville residents Brooks Israel and Chris Yarrow, The Hiring Group is one of the nation’s fastest growing technical staffing firms with clients...

The Hiring Group makes Inc. magazine’s fastest-growing private companies list

The Hiring Group, a technical staffing and recruiting firm with offices in Greenville and Atlanta, has been ranked No. 130 on the 2018 Inc....

Details announced for new Poinsett corridor Spinx station

The redevelopment at 625 Rutherford St. will include a 6,612-square-foot store with a fresh-to-order kitchen featuring Spinx’s famous fried chicken and new soft serve ice cream and milkshake offerings, eight fuel dispensers, and a 72-foot tunnel car wash.


This summer, don't worry about what your neighbors will say. Just get outside and do it on your lawn. Wash your car, that is... All innuendoes...

Upstate opposition to tariffs remains strong despite a thaw in relations...

Opposition to the Trump administration’s threatened use of automotive tariffs remains firm in the Upstate as speculation mounts concerning their potential use.

Second-quarter 2018 market reports

Market analysis derived from second quarter 2018 CRE market reports provided by Avison Young, CBRE, Colliers, Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer, NAI Earle Furman, and Newmark Grubb Wilson Kibler.

A historic cotton mill in Greer could be the first development...

Thanks to the Investing in Opportunity Act, co-sponsored by United States Senator Tim Scott (R-SC), as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed in December 2017, the trillions of dollars U.S. investors currently hold in unrealized capital gains  in stocks and mutual funds alone could be funneled straight back into the country’s left-behind locales.

Commercial real estate in the Upstate: Pick a number, any number

For our quarterly commercial real estate issue, the Upstate Business Journal asked local real-estate experts to choose a statistic in the Upstate market that has caught their attention. Here are their responses. 

Land and building costs are the primary factors for businesses evaluating...

There are numerous factors a business considers when choosing a location for a new operation.

Designed to generate economic growth in low-income communities, the newly created...

Picture yourself holding $100,000 in capital gains from the recent sale of an asset.

County Square redevelopment proposals included affordable housing, a re-created Furman bell...

Greenville County residents know Atlanta-based developer RocaPoint Partners vision for a redeveloped County Square.

Brookings Institution shares how global connections help companies and regions

In June, more than 100 Upstate business leaders gathered for the Upstate Global Competitiveness Council’s Grow Your Business through Global Connections event.

GSP sees continued passenger, cargo traffic growth in May

May marked the eighth consecutive month of growing passenger and cargo traffic at the airport.

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