Spartanburg, S.C.-based hotel-management company HVM will relocate its headquarters to Ballantyne, according to news reports. Over the next three years, the company will create 170 jobs and invest $3.6 million in the headquarters in Ballantyne Corporate Park. HVM, the operator ...Read More »
Family Dollar Stores Inc. said today its fiscal second-quarter net income rose 10 percent, helped by a better flow of customers and a modest improvement in the value of the average transaction. The discount store operator, which rejected a takeover ...Read More »
Snyder’s-Lance today said it will partner with the Armed Forces Foundation beginning in May in a program to support military causes. The nationwide initiative will support the AFF’s mission of promoting the morale, welfare and quality of life of U.S. armed ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Snyder’s-Lance today said it will lower the amount of sodium in 13 Lance sandwich cracker products to meet National Salt Reduction Initiative guidelines. NSRI is a nationwide effort among 72 local and state health departments and health organizations to ...
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The steel frame for what Charlotte Motor Speedway calls the world’s largest high-definition video board is going up. An event to “top out” the frame is set for Thursday at the speedway’s backstretch. When a construction project is topped out, it means ...
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RALEIGH — Whether North Carolina makes health insurance as easy for individuals and small businesses to shop for as a plane ticket on a travel website could be left up to an oversight board on which business interests outnumber consumer ...Read More »
The Charlotte City Council will continue to accept public comments on a plan for Independence Boulevard until a council meeting at 7 p.m. April 11. Some residents requested that the public comment period remain open, while others wanted a decision ...Read More »
From 2000 to 2010, North Carolina’s population grew 18.5 percent from 2000, according to 2010 Census Bureau data. That growth is the result of three factors combined — job opportunities, the state’s central location on the East Coast and nice weather ...Read More »