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New Additions Coming to Fluor Field

By the opening of the 2017 season, Fluor Field will be adding several new fan amenities, enhancing the already impressive ballpark. In a joint press...

The Elephants are Coming, The Elephants are Coming…

I know many of you were distressed to learn that Barnum and Bailey Circus recently decided to phase out the use of elephants in...

Milliken Raises $500,000 for Local Charities

Milliken & Company launched a new corporate giving initiative on June 6 that supported local Spartanburg charities that aligned with the values of encouraging...

Serious Challenges Demand Serious Leaders

There was, and is, continued heartbreak and sadness related to the tragic deaths of nine innocent people at Emanuel AME Church on June 17....

Europe Should Not Allow a Grexit

The one constant in life—even more so than death and taxes—is change. Sometimes it comes in forms that are more visible and faster moving...

Trump: Bully and/or Protector

Like many I have found the dynamics of the 2016 Presidential Race both interesting and perplexing. Of course, the centerpiece of media attention has...

A Glimpse of the Future from Cambodia?

I have just returned from my first trip to Cambodia. Unfortunately I didn’t have any time to explore further afield, having spent the whole...

Coca-Cola Opens New Sales and Distribution Facility in Piedmont

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated cut the ribbon on their brand new Regional Sales and Distribution Center in Piedmont, SC Thursday. “Today, Coca-Cola opens another new...

Greater Greer Chamber Honored with National Award

The Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce was awarded the Grand Award by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) for their GreerMade marketing...

Thank You to Our Readers

Dear Reader, When we first started Black Box almost a decade ago, we had a vision of what we wanted to see covered by Upstate...