A U.S. District Court judge who four years ago denied class action certification to seven Nucor Corp. employees who claimed they were discriminated against has reversed his ruling. Judge Weston Houck, who in August 2007 denied class certification to the plaintiffs in ...Read More »
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A European company that makes connectors and other electronics parts has moved its U.S. headquarters from New Jersey to Charlotte. Neutrik USA, part of Liechtenstein-based Neutrik AG, now operates at 4115 Taggart Creek Road. Neutrik USA President Pete Milbery, in a Feb. 11 Q&A on the ...Read More »
Snyder’s-Lance said it plans to convert its company-owned direct-store delivery routes to an independent operator structure over the next 12 to 18 months. The Charlotte-based snack food maker said the conversion will be rolled out on a market-by-market basis. Snyder’s-Lance said ...
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The Mecklenburg Times has won six awards, including two for first place, in the North Carolina Press Association’s 2010 news, editorial and photojournalism contest. The awards were presented Thursday during a ceremony at the Carolina Club in Chapel Hill. One ...Read More »
Charlotte-based SPX Corp. today said it has entered into an agreement to buy the assets of U.K.-based Teradyne Inc.’s Diagnostics Solutions division. The terms of the purchase were not disclosed. Diagnostics Solutions has operations in Manchester, Brussels, Munich, Detroit and Tokyo. It ...
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SPX Corp. this morning reported that it had earnings in the fourth-quarter of 2010 and for the year as a whole. During the three-month period that ended Dec. 31, the Charlotte company recorded net income of $65.3 million, or $1.29 per share. ...Read More »
National chicken wing chain Wingstop today said it plans to open restaurants in Charlotte. A press release did not contain the number of restaurants the company plans to open in the Queen City. It has scheduled an open house March ...Read More »
Willis North America said Jeff Elliott will be director of operations in Charlotte. WNA is part of London-based insurance broker Willis Group Holdings. Elliott will oversee technology initiatives, among other things.Read More »