The Mecklenburg Times has won six awards, including two for first place, in the North Carolina Press Association’s 2010 news, editorial and photojournalism contest. The awards were presented Thursday during a ceremony at the Carolina Club in Chapel Hill. One ...Read More »
Charlotte-based SPX Corp. today said it has entered into an agreement to buy the assets of U.K.-based Teradyne Inc.’s Diagnostics Solutions division. The terms of the purchase were not disclosed. Diagnostics Solutions has operations in Manchester, Brussels, Munich, Detroit and Tokyo. It ...
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SPX Corp. this morning reported that it had earnings in the fourth-quarter of 2010 and for the year as a whole. During the three-month period that ended Dec. 31, the Charlotte company recorded net income of $65.3 million, or $1.29 per share. ...Read More »
National chicken wing chain Wingstop today said it plans to open restaurants in Charlotte. A press release did not contain the number of restaurants the company plans to open in the Queen City. It has scheduled an open house March ...Read More »
Willis North America said Jeff Elliott will be director of operations in Charlotte. WNA is part of London-based insurance broker Willis Group Holdings. Elliott will oversee technology initiatives, among other things.Read More »
Charlotte-based Piedmont Natural Gas said today that it has filed requests to reduce its residential natural gas rates by 3 percent in North Carolina and 2.5 to 3.5 percent in South Carolina. If state regulatory commissions approve the requests, the reductions would take ...
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