Carolina Pride to discontinue some fresh pork products
by Erica Shaffer
GREENWOOD, SC – Carolina Pride Foods, Inc. announced the company is discontinuing production and sale of fresh pork tenderloins and loin cuts.
The company said production of hot dogs, bacon, sausage, boneless hams, cocktail smokies and lunch meats will continue.
“Carolina Pride has long been a leader in the packaged and manufactured food business and the change in products offered will allow the company to better grow its business for the future,” the company said in a statement posted to its website.
Formerly known as Greenwood Packing, Carolina Pride began as a small, family owned and operated sausage producer in 1920, according to the company’s website. The company currently employs more than 900 workers at a processing facility in Greenwood.