South Atlantic Canners to Increase Coca-Cola Distribution in RTW South Carolina

Right to Work South Carolina Economic Update

South Atlantic Canners, in case you haven’t guessed, is a Coca-Cola production cooperative. They plan to expand soon in Right to Work Lee County, South Carolina with a $28.7 million investment. They will also create 15 new jobs. So this is exciting news!

From Area Development Magazine:

“This investment reinforces the commitment of Coca-Cola distributors to manufacture our products in Lee County and South Carolina. This investment will positively impact our ability to serve our team, customers and communities, and hopefully encourages future economic development in the region.” […]

“We are proud to announce South Atlantic Canners’ second expansion in Lee County. Anytime an existing industry continues to grow in the state, it proves that South Carolina provides a competitive business environment where companies find sustained success.” […]

“South Atlantic Canners’ decision to expand at its Bishopville facility speaks volumes about our ability to support companies in our region. They have proven themselves as a dynamic partner and employer, and we are committed to the same level of excellence, providing ample support, eager talent and enthusiastic community leadership and buy-in.”


To read the previous economic update on Right to Work states, click here.