A global logistics company will invest $9.48 million to expand its existing operations in Charleston County, creating 10 new jobs in the first year.
Neal Brothers Charleston Inc. plans to expand its existing location by building a state-of-the-art, 100,000-square-foot facility at 4229 Domino Ave. in North Charleston, according to a news release. The expansion with increase the company’s shipping operations to serve the region’s waterfront and logistics community.
“Neal Brothers is special because of our customers and our people,” said company CEO Darryl Ray Griffin Sr. “With this new building we can grow our team and better serve our customers while continuing to invest in the place we call home – Charleston County in South Carolina.”
Originally established in England in 1916, Neal Brothers is a world leader in export packing, storage, freight and distribution services and project shipping management, the release said. The company’s main North American office has operated in North Charleston for more than 30 years. Neal Brothers currently employs more than 100 people at their Charleston County facility and serves more than 300 customers, according to company information.
“Neal Brothers’ announcement is another signal to the global business community that Charleston County is positioned to move product efficiently and cost-effectively,” said Charleston County Council Chairman Herbert Ravenel Sass III. “We’re excited to have a longtime business community member grow their operations and invest further in Charleston County.”
Operations are already online and those interested in joining the team should visit the company’s careers page.