business

The parental leave policies at Charlotte’s biggest employers

Charlotte’s largest employers have parental leave policies that range from 12 weeks of unpaid leave to more robust offerings — like 16 weeks fully...

Belk to sublease Charlotte HQ as employees transition to hybrid work

Belk is putting its headquarters on Tyvola Road up for full or partial sublease, Costar first reported. The company is considering other options for its...

Used car prices soar in Charlotte

If you’re trying to buy a used car right now, be prepared to spend way more than you would have even a few months ago. What’s happening: Pre-owned...

Cyberattacks mount for Charlotte’s small and mid-size businesses

Over the years, cyber criminals have attacked various large organizations in Charlotte, crippling IT systems, compromising data and frustrating users. The...

Red Bull plans a state-of-the-art campus in Concord

Energy drink maker Red Bull and the filling company Rauch are partnering to build a new “state-of-the-art campus” for beverage manufacturing, can...

Charlotte liquor stores are selling out of Tito’s and tequila

Across the Charlotte area recently, you may have noticed empty liquor shelves where your favorite tequila, rum or vodka normally sit. What’s happening:...

ProPublica: David Tepper uses complex write-offs to avoid millions in taxes on Panthers

Hedge fund billionaire David Tepper uses complex write-offs to avoid paying millions in taxes on the Carolina Panthers, a new ProPublica investigation shows....

From more vacation to Fridays off: How Charlotte employers are trying to keep office workers happy

Office employees are quitting their jobs in droves. To keep from losing them, Charlotte employers are implementing all sorts of new policies, from letting...

Robinhood’s Charlotte office targets fall opening in Uptown

Online stock trading company Robinhood is quickly making headway on its new office in a fast-changing stretch of Uptown. What’s happening: The fintech...

In the heart of changing South End, a strip club lives on

There’s a stretch in South End where $30 buys you a surprising range of goods. A bootcamp workout, a short haircut, a small decorative pillow or a lap...

Fortune 500 health care giant forges ahead on $1 billion Charlotte campus

It has been less than a year since Centene announced plans for a Charlotte campus that will serve as its new East Coast headquarters and technology hub....

What the bees at Cloister Honey are buzzing about

The beekeeper sneezed. If you believed the old theory that local honey cures allergies, you’d figure that Randall York, who owns a robust honey-making...