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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 ...

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