McEntire Produce continues growing Richland County operations

March 6, 2024

$26.2 million investment will create 40 new jobs

McEntire Produce, a full-service fresh produce supplier, announced the continued development of its state-of-the-art facility in Richland County. The company’s $26.2 million investment will create 40 new jobs.

Operating in Richland County since 1938, McEntire Produce is a family-owned fresh produce processor, repacker and wholesaler. The company also handles the general processing of lettuce, tomatoes, onions and coleslaw mix for numerous fast-food restaurants.

The company will upfit its existing facility at 2040 American Italian Way, Columbia, with automation advancements that will improve production capacity.

Operations will be phased in over five years. Individuals interested in joining the McEntire Produce team should visit the company’s careers page.