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Business news covering the production of merchandise, machines and tools.

Incentives produce big week for manufacturing jobs in North Carolina

N.C. Gov. Roy Cooper announced a series of incentivized deals that will create jobs in the Tar Heel State's manufacturing sector. | Photo courtesy of the N.C. Governor's Office.

February 10, 2017 - 8:46am

Swiss company to invest $62 million in Mecklenburg County

An Oerlikon Group facility. The Swiss firm is poised to create dozens of high-paying jobs in the Charlotte area. | Photo by Falk Lademann via Creative Commons.
February 7, 2017 - 5:31pm

Charlotte struggles to meet demand for affordable housing

A panel discussion sponsored by REBIC featured (from left) moderator and attorney Collin Brown of K&L Gates; Pam Wideman, city of Charlotte deputy director; Laura Belcher, CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte; John Porter, executive vice president at Charter Properties; Dionne Nelson, CEO of Laurel Street Residential; and Wendell Cox, principal at Demographia. | Photo for Crain's by Steve Cranford.

February 2, 2017 - 5:42pm

Ag economist, analyst debunk fears of possible bacon shortage

Bacon sizzles in a frying pan. Even though supplies of pork bellies hit a low level this winter, industry observers say fears of a bacon shortage are unfounded. | Photo by fourbyfourblazer via Flickr. 

February 2, 2017 - 3:23pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Sonita Lontoh

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Adrienne Cole

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Patty Stroup

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Backers see growth and jobs, foes see danger in Atlantic Coast Pipeline

A natural gas pipeline in Georgia. The proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline is designed to deliver up to 1.5 billion cubic feet of natural gas on a daily basis. | Photo by John S. Quarterman via Creative Commons.

January 4, 2017 - 6:10am

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