Company Establishing Operations in Anderson

Southern Wall Products, Inc. has announced plans to establish its first South Carolina operation in Anderson County, generating approximately 28 new jobs in the area.

Described as a manufacturer of drywall finishing products, Southern Wall Products was founded in 1981 and currently operates out of a facility in Tucker, Georgia, where they produce finishing solutions under the Ruco brand.

The company will invest $23 million in the new Anderson facility, located at 1632 Pearman Dairy Road, with operations expected to commence in June 2025. South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster congratulated Southern Wall Products on their investment, highlighting the company’s recognition of the state’s favorable business environment.

Company President Chris Winkler expressed excitement for this expansion, emphasizing the positive impact on employees, their families, and the community of Anderson.