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JIDA Industrial Solutions and Global Trade Logistics establishing operations in Greenville, SC
Multi-million-dollar investment to create at least 78 new jobs, adding to state's, Upstate's booming automotive and logistics clusters
Founded in 2005, JIDA provides smart material handling with both solid manufacturing and system integration capabilities for the automotive industry. The company offers innovative, performance-
"We are genuinely excited to join the thriving business community here in the Upstate of South Carolina. The selection of this facility represents our commitment to long-term success in the region. We appreciate the collaboration with the Greenville Area Development Corporation. And, we owe a debt of gratitude to our commercial real estate brokers at Lyons Industrial Properties, without whose hard work and dedication we would not be here today," stated Ben Jordan, JIDA Industrial Solutions, Inc. Vice President and President of Global Trade Logistics.
GTL offers flexible third-party logistics (3PL) solutions for companies, including supply chain distribution, e-commerce fulfillment, warehousing, truck parking and more.
"Today, South Carolina celebrates another big win as JIDA Industrial Solutions, Inc. and Global Trade Logistics have decided to establish operations within our borders," said South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster. "The 78 jobs created by this investment will have a major impact on Greenville County and the state of South Carolina."
JIDA and GTL will operate out of the same location at 154 Metro Court in Greer. The new facility consists of 150,000 square feet of industrial space, part of which has been certified as a Foreign Trade Zone. JIDA will focus on developing its 3PL business while working to increase its manufacturing capacity.
Operations are online at the new facility is expected to be operational by September 1, 2020. Individuals interested in joining the JIDA team should direct inquiries via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Those interested in career opportunities with GTL should email email@example.com.
Since its founding in mid-2001, the GADC team's efforts have resulted in the announcement of more than 29,000 new jobs and in excess of $5.3 billion in capital investment in Greenville County. To learn more, please visit www.goGADC.com (http://r20.rs6.net/