<![CDATA[Shop Talk Blog News | CharlotteObserver.com &]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/ en-us Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:22:43 EST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:22:43 EST Shop Talk Blog 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) Tackling their financial future http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article79297302.html#storylink=rss NFL players try to avoid mistakes, save for life after football

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Technology solutions showcase on March 2 http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article61331387.html#storylink=rss Charlotte-based CNP Technologies is hosting the event

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Charlotte software company creates community-safety app http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article58692753.html#storylink=rss Punch Technologies’ PAL app is designed to help users in different scenarios

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Sports-related startups: Apply to 2nd annual Sports Tank competition in Charlotte http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article53491020.html#storylink=rss Event is April 1 at NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte

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Can Facebook, Amazon and Google help you find the right Charlotte business? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article53544100.html#storylink=rss These online platforms recently rolled out new ways to search for local businesses

Finding exactly what you want may still take some digging

In the case of one online platform, get ready to scroll through several pages of services, not businesses

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Craft beer delivery service turns 1 http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article52116605.html#storylink=rss Brewpublik hosts Jan. 21 party to celebrate anniversary, new partnership with Packard Place

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Charlotte-based Famous Toastery named one of 2016’s best food chains http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article50063695.html#storylink=rss New CNBC report calls the breakfast and brunch chain, specializing in early-day eating, a franchise to watch

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Charlotte granola company nabs ‘Best New Product’ award http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article48478995.html#storylink=rss DeeDee Navarro, founder of Charlotte’s The Bungalow Picnic Company, won the 2015 recognition for her Dark Chocolate Sunflower Granola

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Are small-business owners upbeat or gloomy about the future? That depends on the survey http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article48863530.html#storylink=rss Recent surveys from Bank of America, Wells Fargo/Gallup and National Federation of Independent Business owners offer varying views on owner optimism

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3H Shoppes in Ballantyne Village presents holiday fashion show on Saturday http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article48627145.html#storylink=rss 3H Shoppes offers homemade, handmade and homegrown products

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Myers Park graduate launches vitamin company http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article48429935.html#storylink=rss VitaLives aims to reduce vitamin deficiency outside the U.S.

Charlotte native Pierre Lipton teams with Brown University classmates to create startup

Multivitamins will begin shipping in January

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Get people buzzing about your business through LinkedIn http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article47560030.html#storylink=rss On Dec. 9, Susan Barens of Wake Forest University Charlotte Center will talk about ways entrepreneurs can use the social media tool to build their ventures

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The Last Word bookstore is moving http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article47159080.html#storylink=rss Store announces on website it will remain in University City

Will move into larger space formerly occupied by Faulk Brothers Hardware

Eclectic store sells used books, CDs, DVDs and videos

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Some changes, some favorites return for Small Business Saturday on Nov. 28 http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article45078636.html#storylink=rss Historic South End, Belmont Merchant Association expand offerings

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Charlotte owners to open ‘pizza cone’ franchise, Studio C to hold sample sale http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article43198338.html#storylink=rss A roundup of Charlotte-area business happenings

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Shop on a budget with these Southern Christmas Show merchants http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article42728166.html#storylink=rss Organizers say there are thousands of gifts for under $20 at the event. Here’s their short list

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Charlotte tech company SignUpGenius acquires Jooners http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/small-business/shop-talk-blog/article42247824.html#storylink=rss Ballantyne-based SignUpGenius keeps expanding

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