North Carolina offered millions of dollars in incentives to retain Charlotte, N.C., mortgage company RoundPoint Mortgage Servicing Corp., which ultimately picked Fort Mill, S.C., as its new headquarters site.
Sears, which filed for bankruptcy this week, started as a mail-order catalog that sold everything from toys to car parts. Back in its heyday, Sears even sold houses Several in Charlotte are still standing.
If you bought crab meat from a Virginia company, Harris Teeter is using customer-loyalty cards to find you. . Casey’s Seafood owner pleaded guilty to mislabeling almost 200 tons of bad crab from other countries.
Atrium Health and Novant Health said they intend to open new hospitals in the Charlotte metro area. Atrium’s hospital would be in Stallings in western Union County, and Novant’s would be in Ballantyne.
As part of its bankruptcy filing this week, longtime retailer Sears said it will close two Charlotte-area stores, and a total of six in North Carolina. The closures will leave large voids for landlords to fill.
Facebook has hired former U.K. deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to head its global policy and communications teams, enlisting a veteran of European Union politics to help it with increased regulatory scrutiny by the bloc.
Republican Gov. Scott Walker, seeking to become only the second governor elected to a third term, and Democratic challenger Tony Evers, the state superintendent, meet Friday night for the first of two debates.