The packaging company Coastal Corrugated Inc., headquartered in Charleston, S.C., has announced plans to expand its Dorchester County, S.C., operations. The company says the expansion will cost around $1.5 million and is expected to create 26 new jobs. The expansion includes adding 40,000 square feet to its plant. The project is expected to be complete by the end of 2011.
“We are excited about the opportunity to expand our business footprint in the Lowcountry. South Carolina has continually provided our company with a positive business environment and talented workers. This new expansion is an important step for our company as we move forward,” says Jim Bozard, founder and CEO of Coastal Corrugated.