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Latvian company plants flag in Charlotte

A worker at Printful's plant in Chatsworth, Calif., prepares a T-shirt for printing. The Latvian company plans an East Coast plant in Charlotte.

Photo courtesy of Printful.

October 11, 2016 - 11:48am

Farmers, N.C. businesses prep for Hurricane Matthew’s arrival

Hurricane Matthew's track provided by the Naitonal Hurricane Center. Photo courtesy of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

October 5, 2016 - 8:14pm

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

Jim Whitehurst

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Charlotte's emerging tech sector a key to its growth

AvidXchange Inc. is one of Charlotte's IT success stories. The payments-software company is building a new headquarters near uptown.

Photo by Steve Cranford

September 30, 2016 - 3:07pm

Beer brewed with Frosted Flakes is not just for breakfast

Coin Toss Brewing Co. Owner Tim Hohl pours Frosted Flakes into his Catch a Tiger Double IPA collaboration. Photo courtesy of Michael Kora, Montavilla Brew Works

 

 

 

 

September 27, 2016 - 12:12pm

In construction boom, the only thing missing is higher prices

Despite widespread reports of higher labor costs, federal statistics show only a modest increase. Crain National ​photo by Steve Cranford.

September 20, 2016 - 11:23am

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

Betsy Mikesell

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New drone rules lift spirits of nascent industry

CharlotteUAV was an early entrant in the field of commecial use of drones, and now the company expects a surge in demand. The three principals are (from left) Erik Shaw, director of business development; Walter Lappert, co-owner; and Brett Smith, co-owner. Crain National photo by Steve Cranford.

September 2, 2016 - 6:03pm

New kid in class: Wake Tech breaks ground on RTP campus

Officials break ground on Wake Tech Community College's Research Triangle Park in the western portion of Wake County. Photo courtesy N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory's office.

August 10, 2016 - 9:37pm

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