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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

CBJ Morning Buzz: Brewery, other new tenants headed to Camp North End; Charlotte"s most dangerous spots for pedestrians

In local news: A second location for a local craft brewery reportedly is the latest tenant headed to the massive Camp North End redevelopment that's coming together near uptown. The Charlotte Observer reports Free Range Brewing plans to open an outpost t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: New store for SouthPark; Facility breaks ground in Indian Land; Smoothie King shuts local stores over racist incidents

In local news: Two years after making its debut in the local market, fashion eyewear brand Warby Parker plans to open its second Charlotte store this summer at SouthPark mall. That's according to a news release from Simon Property Group Inc. (NYSE:.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Popular breakfast restaurant sets its next opening; Celebrity CEO of Camping World arrives amid Statesville fracas

In local news: The newest location of popular breakfast spot Famous Toastery will open next week in the Ayrsley development in southwest Charlotte.  That restaurant at 2127 Ayrsley Town Blvd. will debut Thursday during a soft opening, with all pro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Gym, nail salon latest to join Oakhurst development; Historic property in Charlotte added to national endangered list

In local news: Two more tenants have signed on at Oakhurst on Monroe, a commercial development that’s delivering in phases at the corner of Monroe and Chippendale roads in southeast Charlotte. Anytime Fitness and Retention Nails & Spa have leas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Panthers owner reportedly plans major business shift; Specialty grocer adds delivery service

In local news: The renowned hedge-fund investor who became the owner of the Carolina Panthers last summer reportedly is preparing for a major shift for his firm, Appaloosa Management, as he spends more time focusing on running the local NFL franchise......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Growth in Charlotte"s multifamily rental market leads nation; NC files suit against e-cig maker

In local news: Driven in part by a booming economy and surging population, the Queen City is currently outpacing most other major cities in terms of rental-market growth, according to the recently released Yardi Matrix Multifamily National Report. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 16th, 2019

ChowNow raises $21 million to help customers ‘Order Better’

The Los Angeles food-delivery startup wants users to know it’s not taking a cut of local restaurants’ bottom lines......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Storied South End eatery closing shop; New brewery near uptown

In local news: Longtime South End eatery Pike's Soda Shop will soon close its doors, marking the latest change in the rapidly evolving Charlotte neighborhood. The Charlotte Observer reports the proprietor, Randy Chitwood, said a "mutually beneficia.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 7th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Charlotte"s surprising rank on millennials survey; New SouthPark store; Beer festival"s rocky start

In local news: The Queen City is often associated with its keen ability to attract young professionals, so the results from a recent survey of millennials' top cities may come as surprising. Conducted by Denver-based research and insights firm The.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 6th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Community shows solidarity after UNCC shooting; Teachers in NC, SC turn out in force for funding; New sweets shop in South End

In local news: The day after a shooting at UNC Charlotte took the lives of two students and shook the community, crowds gathered for vigils and details continued to emerge about the young victims. CBJ news partner WSOC-TV reports an estimated 7,500 peo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 2nd, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Community shows solidarity after UNCC shooting; Teachers in NC, SC turn out in force; New sweets shop in South End

In local news: The day after a shooting at UNC Charlotte took the lives of two students and shook the community, crowds gathered for vigils and details continued to emerge about the young victims. CBJ news partner WSOC-TV reports an estimated 7,500 peo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 2nd, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Charlotte ranks among best places to retire; South End apartment community delivers

In local news: Forbes magazine is out with its list of "The Best Places To Retire In 2019," highlighting 25 locales that offer affordability as well as a high quality of life, and the Queen City is one of two spots in the Carolinas to make the cut. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: New details on Panthers" plans for sprawling SC development; Amazon rolls out new service in Charlotte

In local news: New details have emerged on the sprawling development envisioned by the Carolina Panthers' new owner, David Tepper, in South Carolina as he looks to make the NFL franchise a contender in the increasingly expensive arms race for top-notch.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: LKN home sale marks biggest of year; Inspectors find issues in toll-lane construction

In local news: A 12,000-square-foot luxury home on Lake Norman sold last week for nearly $4.8 million, marking the Charlotte region's priciest home sale of the year so far, according to Premier Sotheby’s International Realty, whose Cornelius offi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Lowe"s faces lawsuit over pay for managers; Investors wary of BofA?; American Airlines" close call

In local news: A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Lowe’s Cos. Inc. (NYSE: LOW) by former employees of the local retail giant who claim it has willfully violated the Fair Labor Standards Act.  The lawsuit, a PDF of which can be viewed .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Charlotte university dedicates sports facility for BofA exec; American Airlines adds training for pilots on crash-plagued 737 Max planes

In local news: Queens University of Charlotte recently dedicated a field-hockey facility in honor of Cathy Bessant, a top-ranking executive with Charlotte-based Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC). As previously reported by CBJ, Bessant Field, lo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2019

Chaos and confusion reign at Westlake Hospital as staff members accuse owners of defying judge"s order to keep it open

Doctors, nurses and local leaders talked of conf.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneApr 10th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Opening of Charlotte"s streetcar extension faces delay; Wells Fargo sees credit rating cut

In local news: The wait for the next stretch of the Queen City's long-debated streetcar project will be longer than expected, according to an updated given to City Council last night by the head of the Charlotte Area Transit System. CATS CEO John L.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Colorful reaction to Wells Fargo CEO"s exit; Have the Panthers picked a site for HQ?; Union workers protest at CLT

In local news: "About damn time," proclaimed U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts and 2020 presidential hopeful, about the abrupt exit of Tim Sloan from his post as CEO of Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC). Warren has more than once .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2019