The Muffin Mam, Inc. Launching New Laurens County Operations
The Muffin Mam, Inc., a leading manufacturer of baked goods headquartered in Simpsonville, S.C., is launching new production operations in Laurens County. The company's $18.8 million investment is projected to create 114 new jobs.
The Muffin Mam, Inc. is a Global Food Safety Initiative-certified wholesale bakery with customers that include some of the world's largest retailers and food service outlets. The company specializes in a variety of innovative baked goods, and features a research and development department constantly testing out new recipes.
Located in the Hunter Industrial Park, The Muffin Mam, Inc. is constructing a new, 100,000-square-foot manufacturing facility to further increase production. The new operations will complement the company's existing production facility in Greenville County.
The Muffin Mam, Inc. is a portfolio company of Azalea Capital of Greenville.
The Coordinating Council for Economic Development has awarded a $350,000 Set Aside grant to Laurens County to assist with costs related to the project.
"Our new Laurens County facility will house high-capacity baking equipment, which will produce muffins, cupcakes, pound cakes, crème cakes and more, all sold across the United States and internationally through leading retail grocers and food service channels," said Dewey Armstrong, CEO of The Muffin Mam, Inc. "The new facility will complement our existing facility in Simpsonville, S.C. and allow us to better serve our customers with new products and greater capacity."