May 19, 2022

Queen Wood Products Expands Business to Allendale County


COLOMBIA, South Carolina Queen Wood Products, a subsidiary of Queen Horse Bedding, today announced plans to expand operations in Allendale County. The investment of more than $ 6 million will create 19 new jobs.

Founded in 1998, Queen Wood Products is a family owned business that specializes in supplying wood chips for barn stalls.

Extending to 538 Multitex Street in Ulmer, Queen Wood Products’ new location will increase the company’s ability to meet growing demand.

The expansion is expected to be completed by the end of 2021. Those interested in joining the Queen Wood Products team should call (803) 584-4777.

The Economic Development Coordinating Board approved a $ 250,000 grant from the Rural Infrastructure Fund to Allendale County to help cover costs associated with the project.

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“Queen Wood Products is delighted to announce its expansion to the former Mohawk Carpet factory in Ulmer, SC. The move to Ulmer is minutes from our original location in Allendale, where we have enjoyed doing business since 1998. over $ 6 million and the expansion will create an additional 19 jobs. We hope to be operational in Ulmer with the first phase in September and the next phase should be operational by the end of 2021. ” -Owner of Queen Wood Products Skip Queen

“Queen Wood Products’ decision to expand into Allendale County is a testament to our state’s world-class workforce and strong business environment. We congratulate them on this $ 6 million investment and the addition of 19 new jobs and look forward to seeing them continue to be successful in our state for years to come. -Gov. Henry mcmaster

“I am proud that Queen Wood Products has decided to expand its business in Allendale County and create 19 new jobs in one of our state’s rural communities. This expansion is great news for Allendale County and the entire state of South Carolina. ” -Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt

“Allendale County congratulates Skip Queen on this achievement of expanding its business footprint. We appreciate the impact that Queen Wood Products is having in our county, providing direct and indirect employment to many families in the area. We look forward to working with his team to ensure we provide the best business environment for his continued success. ” -President of Allendale County Council Rick Gooding

“SouthernCarolina Alliance (SCA) salutes Queen Wood Products, a large renewable resource industry that has thrived in Allendale County. We are proud of the success of Queen Wood Products, which is a great American achievement based on ingenuity and determination combined with the hard work of local employees and resources. SCA congratulates Skip Queen and will continue to help them grow their operations in our region. -President of the South Carolina Alliance, Marty Sauls

“We welcome Skip Queen and Queen Wood Products to Ulmer. Their investment and job creation will boost our local economy, and we are pleased that this long-standing Allendale County business is expanding to Ulmer. -Mayor of Ulmer Ervin Mathias