The Carolina Trader


The Carolina Trader was started in 1977 by it's original owners Bill and Kate Barrett. Bruner Publishing purchased it in January of 2016. It was then bought out on October 20th, 2018.

The Carolina Trader is a classified ad paper that is distributed throughout the state of South Carolina. Most of our distribution is in the central part of the state.

The Carolina Trader provides classified advertisements in newspaper form and is sold in local stores. We also offer an online version. It is possible to subscribe by mail if your area is not covered by our regular distribution.