Category Archives: North Carolina

Old Dominion adds space for 300 more at Thomasville HQ.

THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Gov. Pat McCrory celebrated the rededication of Old Dominion Freight Line’s corporate headquarters in Thomasville at a ribbon cutting ceremony. The renovation will increase its headquarters capacity by nearly 50 percent, includ ...

AccuMed moving HQ to Mocksville, bringing 50 new jobs.

MOCKSVILLE, N.C. — AccuMed is moving its corporate headquarters to Mocksville, creating 50 jobs. The medical products company, based in New York, will invest $3.5 million to renovate a 78,300-square-foot structure. Hiring will begin this spring. AccuMed ...

Raleigh startup, Pendo, doubling workforce.

RALEIGH, N.C. — Pendo is filling 16 job openings that will more than double its Raleigh workforce. The two-year-old startup hopes to add about 40 additional positions next year, and is looking for space in downtown Raleigh to hold up to 100 people. ...

Fidelity Investments bringing 600 more jobs to Durham.

DURHAM, N.C. — Fidelity Investments is investing $8 million and bringing 600 jobs to Durham by 2018. The jobs are primarily in software development and engineering, and expected to have an average annual salary of more than $100,000. The investment ban ...

John Thomas Furniture adding 40 jobs in High Point.

HIGH POINT, N.C. — John Thomas Furniture plans to expand its custom finish program and add 40 new jobs. The furniture manufacturer will move into a 40,000-square-foot facility in High Point. The new facility will enable John Thomas Furniture, based in ...

CPCC training Bürkert employees in Huntersville.

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — Central Piedmont Community College will train workers for the new Bürkert Fluid Control Systems plant in Huntersville. Workers will be trained in leadership, project management, welding and other skills by CPCC instructors throug ...

Carolina Color investing $12M in Salisbury expansion.

SALISBURY, N.C. — Carolina Color Corporation is expanding its operation in Salisbury, investing more than $12 million. The family-owned business, which has experienced significant growth recently, is building a new “customer collaboration center” ...

Rooms To Go opens Dunn complex, creates 400 jobs.

DUNN, N.C. — Rooms To Go has opened a 1.45 million-square-foot facility in Harnett County, which the company says is its largest furniture complex in the Southeast. Approximately 400 new jobs will be created at the company’s Dunn Super Center a ...

GKN Driveline expanding Mebane facility.

MEBANE, N.C. — GKN Driveline is investing $6.3 million expanding its Mebane operation, creating 13 jobs. The company will construct a 134,000-square-foot facility at the North Carolina Industrial Center. GKN plans to house a logistics operation with ...

Famous Toastery adds gourmet option in Winston-Salem.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Looking for a new place for breakfast, brunch and lunch? Famous Toastery has opened in the Downtown Arts District in Winston-Salem, bringing a new dining concept to the city. The restaurant, located in Liberty View Court building ...

Field & Stream opens Greensboro store.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Field & Stream is celebrating a four-day grand opening of its Greensboro store. The specialty retailer is a subsidiary of Dick’s Sporting Goods and this is its second location in the state. The 50,000-square-foot store feat ...