Inventors in Charlotte might struggle to find innovation. But once that inspiration strikes, they might think they can just take their products to the national chains that have headquarters in the area and get their wares on the shelf. Indeed, ...Read More »
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Lowe’s Cos. this morning reported lower first-quarter earnings compared with the same period last year. The Mooresville-based home improvement retailer said it had net income of $461 million, or 34 cents per diluted share, down 6 percent from $489 million, ...Read More »
Two major Charlotte-area companies — home improvement retailer Lowe’s and drywall supplier National Gypsum — have been caught up in the Chinese drywall controversy. The drywall has been blamed for a host of problems cited by homeowners, from breathing difficulties ...Read More »
For nearly a year in 2008, Edward Robinson looked for a job around his Huntersville home, applying everywhere from grocery stores and movie theaters to bowling alleys and home-improvement centers. He landed a few jobs, but they never worked out. ...Read More »
(Editor’s note: Part of an occasional series on growth of communities outside Charlotte) Business owner Tana Greene remembers when the only place to eat in the Lake Norman area was the Ham and Eggs restaurant at Exit 28 off Interstate ...
Tagged with: Abigail Jennings Charlotte Area Transit System Charlotte Regional Realtor Association Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Jeff Tarte Jennifer Thompson John Woods Lake Norman Lake Norman Realty Lake Norman Transportation Commission Lowe's Maureen Rich Mecklenburg Union Metropolitan Planning Organization North Carolina Department of Transportation Paige Reinhard Steve HusemannRead More »
About 125 people gathered to recognize excellence in the in-house legal community today at the third annual In-House Leaders in the Law award ceremony sponsored by The Mecklenburg Times and North Carolina Lawyers Weekly. Eleven attorneys were honored. “You are ...
Tagged with: Bank of America David Sousa Duke Energy Corp. Fair Point Communications Food Lion Jason Stevens Joe Hackney John Stanley Joshua Malcolm Keith Agisism Levano Lisa Vaughn Lowe's Mecklenburg County Bar Association Medical Mutual Insurance Co. of North Carolina Nancy Aycock Richard Pratt Stephen Mayo Susan Sowell Tonya Mathis University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina University of North Carolina at Pembroke Y. Canaan HuieRead More »