Economic Development News

Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated Opens New Customer Care Center

Published Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Charlotte-based Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated announced today the opening of a new Customer Care Center on West W.T. Harris Boulevard in north Charlotte. The facility will handle all of the company’s customer business to business sales and customer service calls, emails and fax inquiries. Coke Consolidated currently employs 183 people at the facility. The company expects to have a total of 300 employees at the new facility and is investing $8.1 million in the operation.

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Oakridge Staffing Opens New Office in Charlotte

Published Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Oakridge Staffing is pleased to announce its expansion to Charlotte with a new office located at 6201 Fairview Road.

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Alliance Consulting Engineers to Expand Charlotte Office

Published Friday, October 2, 2015

Alliance Consulting Engineers, Inc,. has recently moved into a new 5,000-square-foot office at 5600 77 Center Drive in Charlotte. The company plans to add 15 new staff positions over the next two years. Positions will range from entry-level graduate engineers to senior project managers with 10 to 15 years of experience.

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TTI Floor Care N.A. to Open Center of Excellence for Marketing & Innovation

Published Tuesday, August 25, 2015

 Governor Pat McCrory, North Carolina Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla, III, and the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina announced today that TTI Floor Care North America will open a Center of Excellence for Marketing and Innovation in Charlotte, creating 200 jobs over the next two years and an investment of up to $5 million.

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Albemarle Corporation to Relocate Corporate Headquarters

Published Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Governor Pat McCrory, North Carolina Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla, III, and the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC) announced today that Albemarle Corporation will relocate its corporate headquarters to Charlotte in 2016, creating 120 jobs and investing $12.9 million in capital. Currently headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Albemarle Corporation is a premier, global specialty chemicals company.

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OurHealth to invest $25 million in Charlotte expansion

Published Wednesday, August 19, 2015

OurHealth, a provider of on-site and near-site primary care clinics for businesses of all sizes, is establishing a new network of health clinics in Charlotte. Beginning January 1, 2016, OurHealth will open five MyClinic locations throughout the city of Charlotte. At these clinics, employees whose employers are part of the network can receive annual exams, immunizations, blood tests, generic drug prescriptions, acute care and treatment procedures. 

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Israeli Company GamEffective Opens US Headquarters in Charlotte

Published Monday, July 20, 2015

GamEffective, an enterprise “gamification” company and a narrative-based “gamification” pioneer, announced today the opening of its U.S. headquarters in Charlotte, as well as the appointment of Vice President of Business Development Hadas Kasher as general manager of its North American operations. Both announcements come just a few months after the company announced it had received a $3 million round of funding from investors.

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All Green Recycling Establishes Headquarters In Charlotte

Published Thursday, July 16, 2015

All Green Recycling, Inc., a leader in electronic waste recycling, announced today that it has relocated its corporate headquarters from New Brunswick, New Jersey to Charlotte, North Carolina. The company is in the process of upgrading a facility at 321 Atando Avenue for use as a corporate office, research and development facility, and its production and warehousing operations. The move will create 20 jobs in Charlotte.

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