Denver-based Furniture Row Cos. said its shopping center next to Ikea will open Friday. The store, at 8215 Ikea Blvd. in Charlotte, contains Oak Express, Bedroom Expressions, Sofa Mart and Denver Mattress Co. The Colorado company already has a Furniture Row store at 10101 ...Read More »
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Charlotte-based Goodrich Corp. said today it has introduced new lighter-weight main wheel and brake assemblies for Boeing’s 777-200LR, 777 Freighter and 777-300ER airplanes. The new wheels and brakes provide weight savings of 260 pounds per airplane, resulting in reduced fuel costs ...
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The North Carolina Division of Water Quality issued water-discharge permits Tuesday to three Duke Energy Corp. coal-fired power plants and their four associated coal ash ponds along the Catawba River. The Final National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permits involve Marshall Steam Station on ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Duke Energy Corp. and China-based ENN Group today announced an agreement to develop technologies to build greener cities in China and the U.S. The agreement creates the Future Energy Technology Demonstration Platform. It will allow the companies to exchange ...
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Charlotte-based business-identity-management company UniversalBusinessListing.org and London-based Telnic Ltd. said they are partnering to integrate .tel domains into UBL’s commercial offerings. UBL CEO Doyal Bryant said the .tel domain offers businesses a refined contact page with strong visibility and quick indexing in search engines, making it ...Read More »
Re/Max at the Lake of Mooresville and Re/Max Executive Realty of Charlotte have merged their Lake Norman offices. The combined company, Re/Max Executive at the Lake, said it has four broker/owners – Cindy Sikorski, Hadi Atri, Laura Chilcoat and Terry Edmundson – more than 20 certified distressed-property experts and about 60 ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Chapter47 Communications said it has signed a contract to provide ghostwriting services to My Team of Experts Inc., its former parent company. The public relations firm is based at 6000 Providence Glen Road.Read More »
The average hotel occupancy rate in the Charlotte area and the average cost for a room increased in November from November 2009, according to the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority. The average hotel occupancy rate climbed to 55 percent in November, up 6.4 percent. ...
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As in 2009, auto dealers were the most-complained-about business in the 20-county southern Piedmont area in 2010, the Better Business Bureau said today. The ranking was part of the BBB’s annual report on business types with the most inquiries and ...Read More »