Job Loss Data

2016

    Greenville County Mass Layoffs and Closings in 2016

    City

    Company

    NAICS Code

    Layoff/Closure

    Date

    Jobs Lost

    Greenville

    Frederick J Hanna

    332991

    Closure

    2/10/2016

    TBD

    Greenville

    CHEP Recycled

    321920

    Closure

    1/16/2016

    TBD

    Greenville

    Amarak

    561720

    Closure

    5/31/2016

    172

    Greenville

    Sealed Air

    333993

    Closure

    8/26/2016

    62

     Greenville

     Spartan Foods

     311999

     Closure

     10/14/2016

     123

     Greenville

     JPS Composites

     313210

     Closure

     9/30/2016

     103

     Greenville

     JPS Composites

     313210

     Closure

     10/31/2016

     69

    2016 Total         529

2015

    Greenville County Mass Layoffs and Closings in 2015

    City

    Company

    NAICS Code

    Layoff/Closure

    Date

    Jobs Lost

    Greenville

    Milliken & Co - Judson Plant

    313110

    Layoff

    4/13/2015

    199

    Greenville

    CTS (Coyne Textile Services)

    333318

    Closure

    10/31/2015

    66

    2015 Total         265

2014

    Greenville County Mass Layoffs and Closings in 2014

    City

    Company

    NAICS Code

    Layoff/Closure

    Date

    Jobs Lost

    Greenville

    Gannett Publishing

    511110

    Closure

    5/5/2014

    117

    Fountain Inn

    Caterpillar

    333120

    Closure

    12/31/2014

    235

    Fountain Inn

    Caterpillar

    333120

    Closure

    12/31/2014

    120

    2014 Total         472

2013

    Greenville County Mass Layoffs and Closings in 2013

    City

    Company

    NAICS Code

    Layoff/Closure

    Date

    Jobs Lost

    Greenville

    Bi-Lo Corporation

    55114

    Layoff

    4/17/2013

    130

    Greenville

    Sunland Logistics Solutions

    493110

    Layoff

    7/1/2013

    47

    Greenville

    Sunland Staffing

    561320

    Layoff

    7/1/2013

    52

    Greenville

    Capitol Management Service, LLC

    561440

    Closure

    7/29/2013

    36

    Greenville

    First Center, LLC

    519190

    Closure

    7/29/2013

    85

    Greenville


    International Automotive Group, LLC

    326199

    Layoff

    12/20/2013

    164

    2013 Total          514

2012

    Greenville County Mass Layoffs and Closings in 2012

    City

    Company

    NAICS Code

    Layoff/Closure

    Date

    Jobs Lost

    Greenville

    Ryans's

    722110

    Closure

    1/19/2012

    40

    Greenville

    Food Lion

    455110

    Closure

    2/15/2012

    35

    Travelers Rest

    Precision Valve

    326199

    Layoff

    1/20/2012

    14

    Travelers Rest

    Precision Valve

    326199

    Layoff

    1/20/2012

    14

    Greenville

    Computer Dynamics

    334419

    Closure

    5/11/2012

    46

    Greer

    Food Lion

    455110

    Closure

    2/15/2012

    35

    Greenville

    Varicon Solutions

    332439

    Closure

    4/15/2012

    45

    Mauldin

    Staff Track (Varicon Solutions)

    332439

    Layoff

    2/15/2012

    90

    Simpsonville

    First American Cash Advance

    522291

    Closure

    3/9/2012

    2

    Greenville

    Steel Heddle

     333249

     Layoff

    6/1/2012

    80

    Fountain Inn

    Kemet Electronics

     334416

     Layoff

    3/31/2012

    11

    Mauldin

    Bi-Lo Corporation

     551114

    Layoff

    9/1/2012

    200

    Greenville

    Wolf Camera

     443142

    Closure

    10/31/2012

    7

    Greenville

    Kmart

     452112

    Closure

    1/27/2012

    55

    Fountain Inn

    St Gobain

     31321

    Layoff

    10/23/12

    4

    Simpsonville

    Kemet Electronics

     334416

    Layoff

    1/1/2013

    10

    Greenville

    Hostess Brands

    424490

    Closure

    11/21/12

    10

    2012 Total          698

Job Layoffs by Year

    Job Layoffs by Year

    Year

    Greenville County Jobs Loss

    Greenville MSA  Jobs Loss

    Upstate Region Jobs Loss

    2016

    529

    529

    689

     2015

    265

    265

    657

    2014

    472

    596

    880

    2013

    514

    765

    871

    2012

     698

    847

     1,766

    5 Year Total

    2,478

    3,002

    4,863

    Source: South Carolina Department of Commerce and Infomentum. 

    Upstate Region: Abbeville, Anderson, Cherokee, Greenville, Greenwood, Laurens, Oconee, Pickens, Spartanburg and Union Counties

    Greenville MSA: Greenville, Anderson, Laurens and Pickens Counties