The Triad-based team of Frank L. Blum Construction Co. and Sterling Construction Services has been selected as the construction management adviser for the Steven B. Tanger Center for Performing Arts in downtown Greensboro, winning out over three other finalists. The general contractor for the 110,000-square-foot facility, which has an estimated price tag of $80 million, […]
Altec Industries will invest $5 million on upgrades to its 205,000-square-foot facility in Surry County, where it plans to add 50 employees. The Alabama-based company, which supplies equipment and services to electric utilities and telecom providers, has received a $500,000 grant from the N.C. Rural Infrastructure Authority for the Mount Airy project that will feature […]
Flowers Foods will shut its Winston-Salem snack cake operations in early October, a move that will result in the layoff of 169 workers. The Georgia-based company cites outdated equipment and insufficient volume. The planned layoffs come after Flowers Foods announced last month plans to restructure and streamline operations. The company expects to incur closing-associated costs […]
Charlotte-based Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated will open a 135,300-square-foot facility at the McConnell Center in Greensboro, with plans to add up to 20 new jobs and invest $4 million in the operation. The new jobs will add to the company’s presence in Greensboro, where the firm employs 230.