Business: The Buzz

Jul. 11, 2014 @ 05:27 PM

The Buzz: Gluten-free restaurant opens

Primal Food & Spirits, the new South Durham gluten-free restaurant that specializes in wood-fired meat dishes and vegetable sides, has opened for dinner service.

Jul. 08, 2014 @ 11:05 AM

Buzz: Microsoft Store opening in August

  • Southpoint Microsoft Store opening in August
  • Bridal shop planned to open on Main

Jul. 05, 2014 @ 05:28 PM

Online grocer expands into Chapel Hill

  • Relay Foods starts Chapel Hill service
  • Tractor Supply Co. store opening in Hillsborough

Jul. 06, 2014 @ 09:00 PM

Buzz: More development for Erwin Terrace

  • Next phase of Erwin Terrace proposed
  • Business gears up to sell N.C. food gift boxes

Jul. 01, 2014 @ 11:37 AM

Buzz: Plans in works for Krispy Kreme on Hillsborough Road

  • Doughnut shop renovation plans filed
  • Craft beer shop now open
  • Straw Valley update

Jun. 29, 2014 @ 05:22 PM

Fitness studio comes to Northgate

Fitness studio opens at NorthgateA.B. Fit Team, a cardio and toning studio for adults and children, has opened at Northgate Mall.

Jun. 28, 2014 @ 11:12 PM

Sutton's sells pharmacy business

  • Sutton’s Pharmacy sold
  • East End closing
  • Campus Calzones to replace Pita Pit

Jun. 24, 2014 @ 12:23 PM

The Buzz: New Peruvian restaurant opens

A Peruvian family has opened a new restaurant called Mi Peru at 4015 University Drive.

Jun. 21, 2014 @ 11:11 PM

Gelato case repair temporarily shuts down Yum

  • Hillsborough’s Yum temporarily closes
  • B-Side Lounge in Carrboro
  • Food truck rodeo in Pittsboro

Jun. 20, 2014 @ 06:30 PM

Durham brewery to be on TV

“Brew Dogs” coming to Fullsteam: Esquire Network is featuring Durham’s Fullsteam Brewery in the 10-part TV series “Brew Dogs.” The episode featuring Durham will appear at 9 p.m. on Wednesday.

Jun. 17, 2014 @ 01:55 PM

Buzz: TROSA buys former Walmart site

  • TROSA eyes former Walmart for second thrift store
  • At Home store now open
  • Wayback Burgers to hold Free Shake Day
  • Piedmont to mark anniversary

Jun. 16, 2014 @ 11:11 AM

New strip mall to be built on N. Roxboro

A developer has plans to replace the old location of Ole NC Bar-B-Q on North Roxboro with a retail strip center that will include a new Starbucks.

Jun. 10, 2014 @ 09:33 AM

Rise, Pazzo owners plan new restaurant

Tom Ferguson, the owner of Rise Biscuit and Donuts, is looking to partner to open a new, quick-service pasta restaurant.

Ferguson’s partner in opening the new eatery is Seth Kingsbury, the owner of the Chapel Hill’s Italian eatery Pazzo. It will be called The Rollout.


Jun. 09, 2014 @ 08:23 AM

New restaurant on Broad Street

The neighborhood restaurant Oval Park Grille opened Thursday in the old Broad Street Café space on Broad Street.

Jun. 07, 2014 @ 12:53 PM

Aveda Institute to open at University Mall in 2015

  • Greenbridge announces new tenant
  • Mina’s now open