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Retail

Feb 3, 2021

First store re-opened in Food Lion acquisition

Food Lion today posted its flag and officially re-opened the first supermarket in a 62-store acquisition of Bi-Lo and Harveys Supermarkets across the Carolinas and Georgia.

Jan 26, 2021

Spartanburg County plows ahead on capital projects

Four years after launching a penny sales tax, public construction projects in Spartanburg appear to be going strong despite potential COVID-19 interruptions, according to the Spartanburg County Council.

Dec 22, 2020

Spinx raises $325,250 for the American Cancer Society

As part of The Spinx Co.'s 12th annual fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, the Greenville-based convenience retail chain raised $325,250 across 84 stores this fall.

Nov 25, 2020

RedSail Technologies acquires PioneerRx

Spartanburg-based RedSail Technologies will add PioneerRx, a customer service software geared toward independent pharmacies, to its suite of projects with a new acquisition.

Nov 23, 2020

One Spartanburg Inc. unveils online hub as retail rises

The pandemic may have clouded holiday retail sales across the state, but in Spartanburg, a rise in capital sales tax revenue and visitors to the Morgan Square shopping hub suggests a silver lining.

Nov 13, 2020

Anderson executive charged with tax evasion

The S.C. Department of Revenue arrested an Anderson executive, charging him with seven counts of tax evasion. The president and co-owner of three Upstate companies earned more than $6.3 million, the department said.

Nov 11, 2020

Food Lion takes big step in Bi-Lo stores purchase

Food Lion takes another step in the purchase of 62 Bi-Lo and Harveys Supermarket stores, 38 of which are in South Carolina. The transaction is related to the purchase of a distribution center in Mauldin.

Oct 28, 2020

Gaffney outlet mall struggles under changing habits

Gaffney sales tax revenues increase despite the fact that one-third of the Gaffney Outlet Mall, a major economic engine for the county, lies unoccupied due to shifts to online shopping and national pandemic woes.

Oct 27, 2020

Specialty grocery finds niche in Greenville market

Gourmet restaurant closures may be at an all-time high, but Charlotte-based Reid’s Fine Foods has made the best of having a toehold in both the specialty grocery and hospitality markets. And now, Reid's has found a home in Greenville.

Oct 26, 2020

Upstate Giving, Oct. 26

Compass of Carolina, a nonprofit that offers counseling services and aids victims of domestic violence, will be hosting a virtual concert and fundraising event tonight in partnership with local businesses and artists.

Sep 29, 2020

SEC: BMW reports inflated sales numbers to investors

Last week, the Securities and Exchange Commission settled charges against BMW AG and two U.S. subsidiaries for inflating U.S. retail sales while raising $18 billion in bond offerings from investors.

Sep 21, 2020

Upstate Giving, Aug. 21

Employees of Greenville’s TD Bank celebrated the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with a $10,000 donation toward TreesUpstate.