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Building a stronger North Carolina by supporting business growth, international trade, and tourism.
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EDPNC Dec 6
Growth of headquarters to bring 436 new jobs to , NC. Another big industry win. "I’m thrilled that this city, and the state of North Carolina, will remain the indisputable location for our corporate headquarters," CEO says.
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EDPNC Dec 3
Honeywell relocating its global headquarters from New Jersey to Charlotte, N.C., investing $248M and creating 750 new jobs. CEO says Charlotte location will allow to "recruit and retain the world-class talent we will need."
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EDPNC Dec 3
Software firm adding 590 jobs, tripling count at its headquarters. "With its first-class universities, hub of technology companies, and incredible quality of life, North Carolina.. offers the perfect setting," Pendo CEO says. ”
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EDPNC Nov 28
For second year in a row, picks North Carolina as the Best State for Business in the U.S, Our labor, energy, tax costs are all well below the national average and we boast a highly educated labor supply, magazine says.
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EDPNC Nov 28
Moving in: Fortune 500 company is moving its headquarters to Raleigh, NC along with 435 new, high-paying jobs.
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EDPNC Nov 27
One of many reasons to ! North Carolina's tourism industry is a major economic driver, employing 225K+ and generating nearly $24B of direct visitor spending in 2017.
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EDPNC Nov 27
Canada-based tissue maker announced today plans for a 66-job, $58 million expansion of its Scotland County plant. EDPNC's Phillip Shumaker, pictured w/ , partnered w/ , Scotland County EDC and other state & local partners to bring home the win!
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EDPNC Nov 20
Don't forget sweet potatoes this Thanksgiving! NC is the #1 leading producer of sweet potatoes in the US, producing almost three times as many as California, the second-highest producing state!
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EDPNC Nov 19
Have you purchased your Thanksgiving turkey yet? NC is the #2 producer of turkey in the US, having produced 32.5 million turkeys in 2017!
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EDPNC Nov 8
Boston-based cloud tech company explains why expansion into Durham, North Carolina, is just the beginning: "The Triangle has a long track record of fostering disruptive technology... Durham offers an exceptional talent pool.."
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EDPNC Nov 5
Thrilled to share that ranks North Carolina the No. 2 best business climate in U.S. for the fourth straight year! We're a top pick of corporate site selectors surveyed for the ranking.
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EDPNC Nov 2
Your company need a talented workforce? For the 3rd straight year, Mecklenburg County ( ) is a top 10 county in attracting and developing skilled workers, according to Emsi's 2018 Talent Attraction Scorecard.
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EDPNC Nov 2
With $2.57B of venture funding in NC startups in 2018, "North Carolina is quietly, and resoundingly, becoming a real competitor to Silicon Valley" according to .
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EDPNC Oct 29
Medical technology and biotech manufacturers that want to learn more about state resources that can help them grow should register for EDPNC's and free event Nov. 6! For more information, visit
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EDPNC Oct 28
New Jersey firm moving to Elkin, North Carolina, creating 10 jobs and investing $1 million in Surry County.
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EDPNC Oct 26
Not your grandmother's textile plant: Glen Raven’s first plant, built in Alamance County, North Carolina, in 1900, is undergoing a $25 million renovation, as it stays on the cutting edge of textile tech and processes.
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EDPNC Oct 25
The 2018 NC Rural Assembly offers 2 days of speakers and panels focused on innovative ways to engage local leaders and facilitate meaningful collaborations all across NC. For more information:
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EDPNC Oct 25
U.S. will need 3.5M workers by 2025, but a proficiency gap means 2M jobs may go unfilled. looks at how local manufacturers are turning to high school programs such as Guilford Partners in North Carolina.
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EDPNC Oct 24
Tired of Silicon Valley costs and commute? IT industry group study ranks No. 1 & No. 2 best cities to live and work for professionals. Study ranks 20 top tech cities based on job openings, projected job growth, cost of living.
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EDPNC Oct 22
Asheville-based BUCHI announces 28-job expansion of Madison County brewery that makes , a fermented tea beverage. BUCHI now distributes across the East Coast from Vermont down to Florida and as far west as Minnesota.
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