Mill town turned international manufacturing hub, Greer has long proven itself a proud and innovative community. The GREERMADE certification program is designed to celebrate this identity, while recognizing and promoting locally produced items. Whether the product is big or small, handmade or mass produced, GREERMADE rewards the ingenuity and time that goes into each one. As Greer continues to grow on both a local and global scale, the pride the community takes in manufacturing remains strong. Take part in celebrating and continuing the tradition that is being, GREERMADE.
GREERMADE is meant for all that create, build or produce - from manufacturers to sole proprietors and everyone in between. The pride that is required remains the same at all levels and should be recognized as such. GREERMADE celebrates this spirit while looking to grow it in the next generation of workforce through various outreach and trainings.
GREERMADE is the only Greer based certification program for locally crafted products. Acceptance in the GREERMADE program is made by application to, and acceptance by, the GREERMADE Advisory Board. The GREERMADE Advisory Board is an independent review board established with the sole purpose of reviewing GREERMADE applications on a quarterly basis.
It has been shown local businesses positively effect economies. Certifying a company or product as GREERMADE allows consumers to easily recognize locally produced products. In addition, certified companies receive:
BMW Manufacturing Co.
Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce
Greenville Technical College
Greer Development Corp.
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