Blog: Business and Development

Jul. 03, 2013 @ 06:21 PM

Business Briefs

  • GeneCentric raises $2.5 million
  • Financial planning workshop to be held July 18
  • Bioventus strikes deal to acquire Pfizer portfolio

Jul. 02, 2013 @ 04:30 PM

UPS cuts ribbon for health care-focused warehouse in Durham

United Parcel Service Inc.’s new health care-focused distribution warehouse in Durham, which was unveiled to the public in a ribbon cutting on Tuesday, was built as bioMérieux Inc. needed a warehouse close to its Durham County site.

Jun. 27, 2013 @ 06:09 PM

"Shot in Durham" shirt draws controversy

A Durham-based company that got its start two years ago designing and selling Bull City-related T-shirts has gotten mixed reactions from a new shirt that began pre-selling online Thursday, according to the founder.

Jun. 14, 2013 @ 08:05 PM

Job openings in IT down year-over-year in May

North Carolina’s total estimated job openings in the information technology sector were down about 16 percent in May compared to the same month last year.

Jun. 11, 2013 @ 07:29 PM

Bayer marks 150 years with traveling exhibit

The German company Bayer marked its 150-year anniversary with a traveling exhibit focused on company products and services that is making a stop in the Research Triangle Park.

Jun. 11, 2013 @ 07:28 PM

Durham VC firm Intersouth Partners to move within downtown

The Durham-based early-stage venture capital fund Intersouth Partners has signed a lease to move in July to another location downtown.

Jun. 11, 2013 @ 12:18 AM

Business briefs

  • O2 Fitness acquires three clubs
  • House budget proposal sustains biotech center funding
  • Durham entrepreneurship workshop planned


Jun. 11, 2013 @ 12:22 AM

Career briefs

  • RTI forensic research scientist honored
  • Mechanics and Farmers honors 2013 Founders Award recipients