Pro Towels Expands SC Plant

Pro Towels (asi/79750) announced it will expand its plant in Abbeville County, SC. The company, in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the West Carolina Rural Telephone Cooperative Inc., will invest in new equipment and add job opportunities at the facility, which measures 300,000 square feet and currently employs 150 people. Pro Towels expects to add more than 25 jobs over the next several years.

“We are excited by the opportunities made possible by this,” said Kevin Nord, owner of the Pro Towels family of companies, in an official statement. “Our facility in South Carolina has worked very closely with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, as well as Abbeville County and the State of South Carolina, to generate new jobs and opportunities as we continue to grow.”

Pro Towels acquired Kanata Blanket (asi/63823) in 2015 and Neet Feet (asi/73525) in 2016. The Pro Towels family of companies also includes Superior Decorating (asi/90240).