Local Harley dealers already getting pre-order buzz on LiveWire

LiveWire, Harley-Davidson's first electric motorcycle, made its debut at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2019

I Rode a Simulation of Harley Davidson’s First-Ever Electric Motorcycle. Here’s What It’s Like

LiveWire, the company’s first electric motorcycle, now available for pre-order Climbing onto Harley-Davidson's LiveWire, the company’s first electric motorcycle, feels like you're getting on any of the company's other bikes. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 9th, 2019

Gun Background Checks: How The State Came To Decide Who Can And Cannot Buy A Firearm

Via, Prior to 1968, most adults in the United States could purchase a firearm without state interference. Guns were available in local retail stores, as well as mail-order catalogs, and as long as you hadn’t been convicted o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 7th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Panthers brewing up big event plans; Blaze rips through Huntersville building home to several businesses

In local news: Just as the Carolina Panthers have moved quickly under new owner David Tepper to improve the team's practice fields and other facilities, plans are materializing already to use the uptown NFL stadium for more than just football. The P.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 27th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Charlotte shines in All-Star spotlight; Viral video of burlesque routine puts American Airlines under scrutiny; Could Kaepernick land in Carolina?

In local news: The cold rain that hung over the Queen City for much of the final day of All-Star weekend may have dampened crowds a bit in the uptown area — but it did little to cool the mood among city leaders, event organizers and the star-studded c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 18th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Markets like BB&T-SunTrust deal, but Maxine Waters doesn"t; Financial scandal in local town; Uptown venue closes abruptly

In local news: Yesterday's blockbuster news of the merger of BB&T Corp. (NYSE: BBT) and SunTrust Banks Inc. (NYSE: STI) was met largely with enthusiasm, with the stock prices of both companies rising and national news outlets hailing it as the first majo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2019

CVS bought your local drugstore, mail-order pharmacy and health insurer. What’s next, your hospital?

Mega-mergers like CVS-Aetna are slowly strangling the American economy. The only people who don’t realize it are the antitrust regulators whose job it is to prevent it......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 4th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Restaurateur said to target March opening in Plaza Midwood; New gig for former Panthers exec; Flight cancellations hit CLT

In local news: A long-awaited restaurant in one of Charlotte's hip enclaves is slated to open in March, according to a feature in Charlotte Magazine on Bruce Moffett's latest venture. CBJ's Jennifer Thomas wrote about the establishment, called N.C.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 30th, 2019

Harley-Davidson CEO: LiveWire is "igniting passion," Thailand plant ramping up for EU

Matt Levatich touted the value that LiveWire, Harley-Davidson's "halo product" for its electric vehicle efforts, is creating for the company's brand during its initial marketing rollout......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2019

Harley-Davidson expects to add 25-35 new international dealers in FY19

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 29th, 2019

Gold: Indian’s Buy Dips; Lunar New Year Boosts Demand in China; Investors Hedge Risk

$GLD Indian discounts shrink; dealers eye import duty announcement China premiums at $9.50-$11.50 oz Festival buying picks up in Singapore Demand for physical gold in India improved last week as local prices eased from their high.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 27th, 2019

Harley-Davidson now taking orders for its first electric motorcycle, selling for $29,799

The Harley-Davidson LiveWire electric motorcycle can be charged from a standard household outlet with a power cord that stor.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 8th, 2019

Musk urges Chinese consumers to buy Model 3 now to fund factory

Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk called on Chinese consumers to order their Model 3 now in an interview with a Shanghai media outlet, warning that a new local plant isn’t going to make top-end versions of the sedan any cheaper......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 7th, 2019

Harley-Davidson prices electric LiveWire just under $30,000

Harley-Davidson Inc.'s much-anticipated electric motorcycle LiveWire will cost just a shade under $30,000, according to the Milwaukee motorcycle company's website. LiveWire was on display Monday at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. H.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 7th, 2019

How the mission of the Houston Automotive Dealers Association drives the local economy and industry

Houston is a city on wheels. The sale, service and financing of new and used vehicles are major contributors to the local and state economy. The 1,309 franchised new car and truck dealerships in Texas employ 100,550 employees and contribute more t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 31st, 2018

Amazon, to Win in Booming Rural India, Reinvents Itself

The retailer is targeting hundreds of millions of new online shoppers in India’s countryside by simplifying its order screen with Hindi and videos, opening stores to help people shop and adding a fleet of local deliverymen who can take payments......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 31st, 2018

Harley-Davidson Sales Are Going Through the Floor, Survey Finds

Sales of Harley-Davidson motorcycles this year are falling even faster than expected, according to a survey of the company’s dealers by UBS analysts......»»

Category: topSource: barronsDec 21st, 2018

The Latest: Trump signs order to create US Space Command

The Latest on the Pentagon's new Space Command (all times local): 10:30 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 18th, 2018

​CBJ Morning Buzz: What"s in store for Charlotte operation after $30B merger; Late surprise in closely watched local election; New gig for former CPCC leader Tony Zeiss

In local news: After clearing its final regulatory hurdle, closing its $30 billion acquisition of Rockwell Collins and announcing it will split itself into three separate companies, industrial behemoth United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) confir.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 28th, 2018

Bangladesh factory safety group seeks to delay closure, flags lingering risks

A group set up by European fashion brands to improve factory safety in Bangladesh has sought a stay on a court order that calls for its local operations to end this week, its executive director said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 28th, 2018

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Convention center revamp approved; Layoffs at nuclear firm and buyouts at Duke Energy; BofA error gives people free money

In local news: A roughly $115 million project to expand and improve the Charlotte Convention Center is moving ahead after receiving unanimous approval from City Council last night. As previously reported by CBJ's Erik Spanberg, the series of proj.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2018