$8.6 million investment will create 16 new jobs
COLUMBIA, S.C. – EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc., a subsidiary of the Germany-based EuWe Group, today announced plans to expand operations in Anderson County. The $8.6 million investment will create 16 new jobs.
Established in 1968, the EuWe Group is a producer of high-quality plastic products worldwide for the automobile industry. Headquartered in Lauf, Germany, outside Nuremberg, the company also has facilities in Czechia and Mexico.
Located at 171 Alliance Parkway in Williamston, EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc.’s expansion will include the acquisition of 13 acres where the company will expand its current production facility.
The expansion is expected to be completed by mid-2021. Individuals interested in joining the EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc. team should visit the company’s careers webpage.
The Coordinating Council for Economic Development awarded Anderson County a $75,000 Set-Aside grant for costs related to the project.
“We are grateful for the significant role both the state of South Carolina and Anderson County have played in supporting our decision in 2015 and now again in 2020. With this expansion, EuWe will be able to solidify its position in the region as a premium tier 1 supplier and contribute more to the success of our customers, business partners and employees in the Upstate.” -EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc. CFO Dr. J. Kevin Smith
“EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc. continues to thrive in Anderson County, and today’s announcement of their expansion is tremendous news for Team South Carolina. I’m excited to see what the future has in store for this great company.” -Gov. Henry McMaster
“Helping our existing industry continue to grow is a key part of our economic strategy. This investment announcement by EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc. is excellent news for Anderson County and the state of South Carolina.” -Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt
“How blessed we are to have the best people, education, logistics and quality of life here in Anderson! Congratulations and best wishes for continued success to EuWe Eugen Wexler.” -Anderson County Council District Seven Member Hon. M. Cindy Wilson
FIVE FAST FACTS
- EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc. is expanding operations in Anderson County.
- The $8.6 million investment will create 16 new jobs.
- EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc. is a subsidiary of the Germany-based EuWe Group.
- Located at 171 Alliance Parkway in Williamston, S.C.
- Individuals interested in joining the EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc. team should visit the company’s careers webpage.
$100 million investment will create 525 new jobs
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Techtronic Industries (TTI), a global leader in the design, manufacturing and marketing of quality consumer, professional and industrial products, today announced plans to expand its operations in Anderson County. The $100 million investment will create 525 new jobs over the next several years.
Founded in 1985 and headquartered in Hong Kong, TTI has continuously expanded around the world through organic growth and acquisitions and is a recognized world leader in designing and manufacturing a variety of power tools, outdoor products and accessories for both residential and industrial clients. The company provides products from brands such as Milwaukee®, AEG®, Ryobi®, Homelite®, Hoover®, Oreck®, Vax® and Dirt Devil®.
Located at 100 Innovation Way in Anderson, TTI’s expansion will include a new 1 million-square-foot manufacturing plant and warehouse to support production and assembly operations. The expansion will also include a reconditioning plant.
“This is a significant step in our continued growth and evolution as a company. This will be a world class manufacturing and warehousing facility – to support our ever-expanding outdoor product and power tool businesses. We certainly appreciate the support of the state of South Carolina and Anderson County to help make it possible for us to continue to invest in facilities, people and innovative product in Anderson.” –Outdoor Products Group President Lee Sowell
“This investment by TTI in Anderson County is further proof that South Carolina is an important hub for international business. These 525 new jobs will make a big impact in the Palmetto State, and I can’t wait to see what the future holds for this great company’s continued growth here.” -Gov. Henry McMaster
“Team South Carolina works hard every day to cultivate a pro-business environment so companies like TTI can be successful. Congratulations to this great company on their $100 million investment that will create 525 new jobs for South Carolinians. We look forward watching them continue to succeed for years to come.” -Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt
“We are truly fortunate to have Techtronic Industries as a partner in our community. Major expansion announcements like this help show the world the degree of trust that several multinational corporations have placed in our local workforce, and I couldn’t be more proud than I am today of our county and our people.” –Anderson County Council District Four Vice Chairman Brett Sanders
FIVE FAST FACTS
- Techtronic Industries (TTI) is expanding operations in Anderson County.
- The $100 million investment will create 525 new jobs.
- TTI was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Hong Kong.
- Located at 100 Innovation Way in Anderson, S.C.
- Individuals interested in joining the TTI team should visit the company’s careers webpage.