Spartanburg has been the center of the textile industry, produced more peaches than the entire state of Georgia, and now we are home to a diverse collection of international companies, including BMW’s only North American plant.
Our food and music is known around the globe. And we’re bringing new products to market all the time, like the nation’s first non-profit bookstore along with coffee and beer that has a distinctive Spartanburg flavor. Meet the locals.
The Hub City Bookshop in Spartanburg, SC, is a revolutionary independent bookstore. With each book purchased at our store, we and our customers nourish new writers and help launch authors into the literary world.
Prym Consumer USA is the largest manufacturer and distributor of sewing, quilting, and craft-related notions in North America. With a heritage of over 400 years, we are proud to make a commitment to providing the best and widest selection of creative notions available.
From the Ultimate Driving Machine to handcrafted coffee to unparalleled historical sites, Spartanburg County has it all. Spartanburg is home to friendly people, innovative businesses and stunning natural resources, each combining to make Spartanburg a place like no other. There's Only One. Spartanburg.
Across Spartanburg County, entrepreneurs and connoisseurs alike have taken distilling into their own hands. Some have been inspired by family recipes and the historical significance distilleries have had in the area, while others have sought to create drinks they can enjoy with family and friends.
Offering an array of programs teaching everything from basic car control for teens and adults to advanced techniques used by professional drivers, the Performance Center is the only one of its kind for BMW, which manufactures 300,000 cars annually at the $5 billion plant here.