The South Carolina Business Awards has recognized Duke Brands as a 2018 recipient of the 25 Fastest Growing Companies in South Carolina for the second straight year
Greenville, SC —Duke Brands is honored to announce the inclusions in the South Carolina Business Awards’ Top 25 Fastest Growing Companies list. This award is presented yearly to nominees based on financial growth and employee growth over the three-year period 2015, 2016 and 2017. A luncheon will be held October 10, 2018 to honor the winners and announce the rankings officially.
Duke Brands consists of Duke Foods in Easley, SC, Duke Sandwich Company in Greenville, SC, and a portfolio of privately-owned food brand lines. Duke Brands is headquartered in Downtown Greenville, across from Falls Park overlooking the Reedy River. The Duke Brands family of companies has received this prestigious award four times in the past five years. Company growth has stemmed from existing customer expansion and new customer growth, alongside the debut of several new private product lines to the market.
“It is a great honor to be recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in the state,” shared Andrew Smart, Duke Brands President and CEO. “As we continue to expand our offerings and customer base, we owe it all to our great team of employees and loyal customers. It is truly a team effort for our continued growth, and we are blessed to have the great team of customers and employees we have.”
About Duke Brands
A culinary tradition since 1917, Duke Foods is one of the top industrial food manufacturers of branded and private label products in the Southeast. The company specializes in “homemade” quality foods such as dips, spreads and desserts, producing both bakery and ready-to-eat products from its single facility, which is level II Safe Quality Food Program certified.
Duke Foods’ rich heritage began 100 years ago in Greenville SC, with Eugenia Duke. who made delicious sandwiches with a special family mayonnaise recipe. Today, that legacy endures with foods that continue to connect people across a table, across miles and across generations. The company’s products are truly Prepared to be Shared.