GAFFNEY, S.C. (AP) -- A textile company plans to expand its operations and will create 50 new jobs in northern South Carolina.
The Herald-Journal of Spartanburg reported that Suminoe Textile of America said Thursday it will invest $6.5 million to expand its operations in Cherokee County.
The company says it will convert an existing building into a carpet facility. The company makes seat coverings, flooring and throw mats for automotive manufacturers.
Hiring is expected to begin late next month.