Columbus County Welcomes Discovery Textiles

November 1, 2009

(Delco, NC) – Discovery Textile signed a lease agreement today to locate their company in Columbus County. They will occupy a 19,500 sq. ft. building, formerly known as Dreamland, in Delco NC. Discovery Textile is a manufacturing company that plans to produce warp knitted textile products geared towards the health care industry. The company plans to invest approximately $2 million and create 20 jobs for Delco and surrounding areas.

Columbus County Economic Development Office in conjunction with North Carolina's Southeast assisted the company in choosing their new location. North Carolina's Southeast is the regional economic development marketing organization for southeastern North Carolina. They serves an 11-county area and has been directly involved in the creation of over 8,200 jobs and over $901 million in new investment in the region since the group’s formation in mid-1994.