Home / News (page 320)

Test of time: Charlotte’s longest surviving companies on making it work for decades at a time (access required)

By Sam Boykin CHARLOTTE — Charlotte’s retail industry dates back to 1771, when Jeremiah McCafferty opened the city’s first store. According to “Hornet’s Nest: The Story of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County,” McCafferty carried such staples as whiskey, salt, molasses, cheese ...

Read More »

Charlotte Business Owner Gift Guide (access required)

Got a business owner in your life? Get them a gift they can use to grow their business, or just make work a little easier. Aliph Jawbone Prime Bluetooth Headset $129.99 If you don’t have one of these yet, you ...

Read More »

SBA stimulus funds dry up, old rates return (access required)

By Austin Light CHARLOTTE — In a sort of Black Friday reversal, the U.S. Small Business Administration loan deals made possible by federal stimulus funds ran out the last week of November. Now, business owners looking for funding have a decision ...

Read More »
Scroll To Top