Bebida Beverage Co. has widened its reach thanks to a new deal. Statesville-based Bebida said it has a distribution deal with Budweiser distributor Griffen Beverage Co. of Michigan Bebida said Griffen serves 41 counties throughout Michigan, covering the majority of the state. The ...Read More »
Goodrich Corp. today said the ORS-1 satellite it worked on for the Air Force has been launched. Charlotte-based Goodrich was the prime contractor for the satellite, which was launched Wednesday at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility and Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Wallops Island, ...
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NEW YORK — Bank of America and its Countrywide unit will pay $8.5 billion to settle claims that the lenders sold poor-quality mortgage-backed securities that went sour when the housing market collapsed. The Charlotte bank says the settlement with 22 ...Read More »
Hugh Hattabaugh, the chief operating officer for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, has been named the interim replacement for former Superintendent Peter Gorman, who resigned this month. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education announced Hattabaugh’s appointment today. It takes effect Friday. Gorman announced June 8 ...Read More »
Duke Energy Corp. said it will remain the title sponsor of Blumenthal Performing Arts Center’s Broadway Lights series for the 2011-12 and 2012-13 seasons. “The Broadway Lights series brings world-class programming to our community and is a prime example of ...Read More »
Hendrick Construction said it will be the builder for a 5,000-square-foot Rooster’s Wood-Fired Kitchen in uptown. The Charlotte-based general contractor said the restaurant will be in 1 Bank of America Center’s Urban Garden. It will be the second location for ...Read More »
The Charlotte City Council has decided to award $2.5 million, rather than $10 million, to the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority, in a blow to the embattled tourism-booster group. The council is expected to vote July 25 on the remainder of ...
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Organic Plant Health founders Billy Styles and Alan Talbert said they are trying to get their company’s products into Mooresville-based home improvement retailer Lowe’s stores. OPH is based in Charlotte. Styles and Talbert said they met with Lowe’s representatives last week as part ...Read More »