October 24, 2017

A Twin Counties manufacturer will be merging operations while also making a large investment in Eastern North Carolina.

Atlantic Natural Foods, recognized as the largest producer of shelf-stable plant-based proteins in the United States, will be closing its Rocky Mount facility at 109 Gelo Road and…

Stocks skid as GE tumbles, techn companies fall

October 24, 2017

NEW YORK — Industrial and technology companies and retailers all stumbled Monday as U.S. stocks began the week with losses. General Electric suffered its worst one-day loss in six years following downgrades from analysts.

After a mixed start, stocks turned lower in afternoon trading.…

Standard Insurance celebrates 100 years

October 23, 2017

Since the incorporation of Standard Insurance and Realty in 1917, the Strandberg family has been managing risk and caring for the insurance needs of individuals, families and businesses throughout the state and beyond.

Representing the third generation of Strandberg leadership, J. Buckley…

Marketing tripwires and how to avoid them

October 23, 2017

If there is a magic formula for marketing, no one I know has it. But there are marketing mistakes that typically have unpleasant consequences for your business. Here are some common marketing tripwires and how to avoid them.

Not setting goals for your marketing efforts: Whatever type of…