Business: Local and State

Apr. 23, 2015 @ 05:34 PM

OneChatham, Circles Chatham merge

OneChatham, Inc. and Circles Chatham have merged and named a new executive director and board members.


Apr. 23, 2015 @ 05:28 PM

Weaver St. Market recalls pork hot dogs, pork bologna products

Weaver Street Market in Hillsborough is recalling 344 pounds of pork hot dogs and 36 pounds of pork bologna due to nitrite levels that exceeded regulatory limits. ... Includes list of recalled products ...


Apr. 23, 2015 @ 05:10 PM

NetSuite acquires Durham-based Bronto Software for $200M

American Tobacco Campus-based Bronto Software has been acquired by California-based software company NetSuite for $200 million.


Apr. 23, 2015 @ 02:01 PM

Weaver Street Market recalls pork hot dogs, bologna

Weaver Street Market in Hillsborough is recalling 344 pounds of pork hot dogs and 36 pounds of pork bologna due to nitrite levels that exceeded regulatory limits.

A food safety assessment by the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS) discovered that the level of nitrates exceed regulatory limits.

 

 


Apr. 21, 2015 @ 06:07 PM

Statewide jobless rate rises slightly

The statewide unemployment rate rose by .1 percentage points to 5.4 percent in March, the N.C. Department of Commerce reported Tuesday.



Apr. 19, 2015 @ 03:08 PM

BARNRAISER: Cane Creek Farm funds move online

Cane Creek Farm is moving from 32 acres in Snow Camp to 38 acres in Saxapahaw, a move for which owner Eliza Maclean said the community has been hugely supportive.


Apr. 16, 2015 @ 06:50 PM

The Buzz: Furniture store to open on Ninth Street

Vintage South, a furniture and accessory store, will open on Ninth Street later this spring.


Apr. 15, 2015 @ 05:30 PM

Landlord: Straw Valley will not reopen

Straw Valley Food and Drink and The Black House, which closed last month for restructuring and improvements, will now close permanently.


Apr. 14, 2015 @ 06:15 PM

INNOVATION TRIANGLE: Duke to move I&EI to downtown

This summer, Duke University will relocate its Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative to the third floor of the Imperial Building downtown.


Apr. 12, 2015 @ 03:24 PM

The Buzz: Lenovo ... Northgate Mall


Apr. 12, 2015 @ 03:08 PM

Business briefs: Kenan Institute, Durham Chamber ... more

The U.S. Economic Development Administration has awarded an i6 Challenge grant to the Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School.


Apr. 10, 2015 @ 04:17 PM

Business honors and achievements

Quintiles has been named Best Clinical Research Organization at the Vaccine Industry Excellence Awards.


Apr. 08, 2015 @ 06:00 PM

Durham jobless rate returns to declining trend

Durham County’s unemployment rate decreased by 4 percent in February to 4.7 percent, the Department of Commerce reported Wednesday.


Apr. 07, 2015 @ 06:16 PM

Monuts Donuts gets OK for patio seating

Monuts Donuts can add outdoor seating to its new digs on Ninth Street, the City Council said this week via a unanimous decision on a zoning request.