PHOTOS: Behind the scenes at Studio Movie Grill in north Charlotte, plans for uptown

Studio Movie Grill has doubled down on the Charlotte market with a second theater.  The 52,000-plus square-foot location delivers an elevated movie-going experience in its quest to capture a share of people’s entertainment spending, says Jenelle.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2020

How Studio Movie Grill is letting conscious capitalism lead

This story is part of the Dallas Business Journal's coverage for the Middle Market 50 Awards, a program that honors the fastest-growing middle-market companies in North Texas. Rankings for the 2019 winners will be revealed at an event on Thursday, June .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 20th, 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

North Carolina-based fitness franchise to open second Texas location in SA

Two local sisters-in-law will bring the first MADabolic fitness studio and strength training program to San Antonio. The Charlotte, North Carolina-based fitness franchise signed a deal with Texas A&M University alumni Dimple and Hetal Patel to ope.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 7th, 2020

PHOTOS: The Charlotte region"s priciest home sales of 2019

There was no shortage of million-dollar residential real estate transactions across the Charlotte region in 2019. The area's priciest home sale came in April on the shores of Lake Norman, about 35 miles north of center city. That 12,000-plus-square-f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 30th, 2019

PHOTOS: Multimillion-dollar renovation planned at uptown boutique hotel

This historic boutique hotel in uptown Charlotte is undergoing a multimillion-dollar facelift. The Dunhill Hotel is refreshing its 60 guest rooms and celebrating its 90th anniversary this year. It is located at 237 N. Tryon St. “The owner is ad.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 23rd, 2019

PHOTOS: CLT unveils $39M expansion, with burgers and brews on the menu

The latest arrival at Charlotte Douglas International Airport includes burgers, biscuits and a bar anchored by North Carolina-based Wicked Weed Brewing. On Thursday, airport staffers took reporters through a preview of a new area, known as The Plaza.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: How Charlotte rates for veterans; Longtime Dilworth restaurant calling it quits; Big crowd likely uptown as famed activist arrives

With the Veterans Day holiday coming up on Monday, WalletHub is out with a list of "2019's Best and Worst Places for Veterans to Live." And, perhaps not surprisingly given the massive military presence in North Carolina as well as the frequency of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2019

PHOTOS: Honeywell CEO says new HQ building is hopefully first of many in Charlotte

Fortune 100 Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON) ceremonially broke ground on its new Charlotte headquarters in uptown on Thursday, a move that the company's top executive hopes will be the first of many buildings for the company in the Queen Ci.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2019

Q2 does its biggest M&A deal ever

Q2 announced Oct. 1 it plans to buy Lender Performance Group LLC, better known as PrecisionLender, for about $510 million in cash, the largest acquisition ever for the financial-technology company. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, PrecisionLender mak.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 2nd, 2019

Carvana proposes $35M facility, 300-plus jobs in North Carolina

It appears that online used-car retailer Carvana has plans to open a vehicle reconditioning and distribution center in the Charlotte, North Carolina, region at the former Philip Morris plant site, a move expected to come with hundreds of new jobs, upon in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Where Charlotte ranks among top spots for young professionals; Bank of America"s new digs uptown

In local news: Once again, North Carolina's largest metros get a nod as attractive places for young professionals, with Charlotte trailing Raleigh — but both landing in the top 10 — in a recent study of major cities nationwide. For the rankin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2019

PHOTOS: Renderings reveal plans for major upgrades to Raleigh"s PNC Arena

A major overhaul of PNC Arena moved closer to reality Monday. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (NYSE:PNC), which is based in Pittsburgh, has the naming rights to the Raleigh, North Carolina arena, which is home to the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 13th, 2019

Charlotte leaders seek input on plan to guide growth in uptown, surrounding neighborhoods

Charlotte Center City Partners kicked off a series of focus groups and large-scale brainstorming sessions on Thursday as part of its latest vision plan update. The 76-acre redevelopment site known as Camp North End hosted the gathering, a fitting .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 9th, 2019

International financial group opens uptown office with plans to add 300 jobs

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. recently opened a new office in Charlotte as part of a plan to establish an eastern U.S. hub and create 300 jobs here......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 30th, 2019

(PHOTOS) Here’s what to expect on your first trip along I-77 Express lanes north of Charlotte

There’s a feeling of freedom when you flick on your left blinker and exit the traffic lanes into a new express lane. CBJ photographer Melissa Key and I did just that this morning after I-77 Mobility Partners opened the Interstate 77 express lane.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2019

How one yoga studio plans to stay afloat in a crowded fitness market (PHOTOS)

After opening its Folsom studio about five years ago, the locally owned Spotted Dog Yoga has adjusted its business model amid heightened competition on the local fitness scene. "We had to re-create ourselves so that we stood out," said co-owner Nick .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 7th, 2019

California burger joint sets opening in midtown Charlotte

This California burger joint opens its first Charlotte restaurant this week. The Habit Burger Grill plans to open its doors on May 2. That 2,800-square-foot restaurant is located at 209 S. Kings Drive, across from Target in midtown Charlotte. It is.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 29th, 2019

Charlotte developer plans adaptive-reuse project west of uptown

White Point Partners has targeted the warehouse buildings at 2001 W. Morehead St., at the edge of the Ashley Park neighborhood, for a rezoning that would allow renovation of the existing buildings for new uses......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2019

Scenes from Thunder Over Louisville 2019 (PHOTOS)

Thunder Over Louisville turned 30 on Saturday, and as usual organizers of the event celebrated with one of the biggest parties anywhere. The annual air show and 30-minute fireworks display — one of the largest in North America — found perfect weath.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 14th, 2019

Bank of America plans to raise minimum wage to $20 an hour over two years

plans to raise its minimum wage to $20 an hour over two years. The baseline will rise to $17 on May 1 and then climb to $20 in 2021, the Charlotte, North Carolina-based lender said Tuesday in a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 11th, 2019