Carrie Berry says she works hard as placement director for King’s College in Charlotte’s Elizabeth neighborhood. But the federal government is about to force her and hundreds of other job placement workers at for-profit colleges to work a lot harder ...Read More »
A Mooresville financial planner has been ordered to stop referring to himself as a certified financial planner. According to an announcement today from the Washington, D.C.-based Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, the board’s Disciplinary and Ethics Commission has suspended John E. ...Read More »
A Chinese solar cell and modules maker has picked Charlotte as the base of its U.S. operation. Jetion Solar Corp., a subsidiary of Jetion Solar China Limited, today announced that it is leasing a 20,000-square-foot facility at the Prologis Business Park, ...Read More »
The Charlotte Knights are closer to building a stadium in uptown Charlotte now that Mecklenburg County commissioners have agreed to keep the project moving forward. But the project will need additional approval from commissioners before it becomes a reality. After ...Read More »
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated said its Charlotte production center has switched to forklifts running on hydrogen fuel cells. The cells, from Plug Power, are being used in 35 forklifts, which are refueled at three indoor fueling stations with hydrogen from Linde North America. Coca-Cola said ...Read More »
Charlotte-based SPX Corp. said it will combine two existing facilities to upgrade its food and beverage processing center in Soeborg, Denmark. The enhanced facility will feature additional equipment and processes and is expected to provide SPX customers with expanded testing ...
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Snyder’s-Lance Inc. said it has completed the largest ground-based solar farm in Pennsylvania. The 26-acre, 3 1/2-megawatt farm features 5,092 solar panels and is across from the company’s manufacturing plant in Hanover. The Charlotte-based company said the farm is expected to cover nearly ...Read More »
Ginkgo Residential said is has hired Nazar Elwazir as its director of acquisitions. The Charlotte-based apartment-management company said Elwazir will oversee the growth of Ginkgo’s apartment portfolio, including the evaluation of acquisition opportunities throughout the South. Elwazir will also help identify properties for ...
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RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Labor is urging anyone spending time outdoors this week to use caution and protect themselves against heat-related illnesses. State officials warn that high humidity combined with temperatures in the mid- to upper-90s can ...Read More »