Business

Concord's downtown sees resurgence

August 11, 2015

(The Independent-Tribune

Downtown Concord is gaining popularity with 17 restaurants and a vacancy rate of 10%, a fourth of the level in 1990.

Development of tiny homes in Greensboro is delayed

August 11, 2015

(The Greensboro News & Record)

A developer has withdrawn his plans to develop a neighborhood of homes of 800 to 900 square feet in Greensboro.

Southwest adds Dallas flights via CLT and RDU

August 10, 2015

(MarketWatch.com)

Southwest Airlines started added new service between Dallas and North Carolina's two largest airports.

Advance Auto cutting jobs in Raleigh

August 11, 2015

(WRAL.com)

Advance Auto Parts, which bought Raleigh-based General Parts, is cutting 50 jobs in both Raleigh and Roanoke, Va.

State's craft-beer industry largest in Southeast

August 10, 2015

(The Charlotte Observer)

North Carolina's 132 craft-beer companies employs as many as 10,000 people, most in Southeast.

Wilmington has fresh shot at landing film project

August 10, 2015

(The Wilmington Star-News)

Wilmington may attract a film project because of the cancellation of another production, which would have drained the state's incentive pool.

New Cisco CEO discusses strategy

August 10, 2015

(The News and Observer)

Rocky Mountain native Chuck Robbins describes Cisco's plans to speed change at the computer networking giant.

Chinese asset manager financing Charlotte skyscraper

August 10, 2015

(The Charlotte Observer)

A Chinese asset management company is helping finance downtown Charlotte's newest office tower, which is being developed by Portman Holdings.

 

Chapel Hill radio station sold

August 10, 2015

(Chapelboro.com)

Colorado investor buys Chapel Hill radio station, which had been owned by various Triangle businessmen over the years, including Don Curtis and Jim Heavner

Burlington attracts first solar farm

August 10, 2015

(The Burlington Times-News)

Suntuity and Elon University team up on the first solar farm based in Alamance County, with plans to sell the power to Duke Energy Corp.