small business

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71 Ideas to “Shop Small” in South End

Hopefully you have taken advantage of the Black Friday deals and are gearing up for round two with Small Business Saturday. We have a whole lot (71 to be precise) of fun options for you on Saturday in South End and to make it a bit easier we’ll have 2 FREE Holiday Trolleys available to … Continue reading

South End Merchant Meeting for Small Business Saturday

Tonight, Tuesday, November 13th, we will host a meeting for all South End Merchants to share our Holiday Promotion and Small Business Saturday details and how you can participate. The meeting will be held at the Atherton Market starting at 6:30pm for some light refreshments and holiday spirits with the meeting starting at 7pm. We have a Holiday Campaign … Continue reading

StartUp Spotlight: ShomoLive

From time to time I have shared stories about the many new StartUps that are calling South End their home. You may recall posts on Tresata and Tire Intelligence, Inc but also setting up shop in South End area KYCK, Tykoon (since moved to NYC), and ShomoLive. “StartUps” seems to be a hot topic right now … Continue reading

Good Bottle Company opening this Friday, Oct 12th

Several months ago I shared of a new bottle shop opening in South End called Good Bottle Company. I am pleased to share that their Grand Opening is scheduled for this Friday, October 12th. The store looks very cool and peeked in this morning to see the shelves filled with beer. I’m sharing a few … Continue reading

Southend Trading Company Now Open!

A few weeks ago I shared about a new furniture store opening in South End called Southend Trading Company (STC). This new furniture store is the third creation from owner Rodney Hines who also owns High Cotton Home Co and The Furniture Connector. Southend Trading Company opened this past Saturday and is a great compliment to … Continue reading

Tire Intelligence’s New Office in South End

A little more than 7 months ago I posted about Tire Intelligence in “Another Start Up Coming to South End“. The images were of an empty space filled with potential and they have since moved in to their new office in the Steelyard off South Boulevard. It’s a great space and Tire Intelligence is a … Continue reading

South End Meeting regarding DNC Logistics this Thursday

UPDATE : THURSDAY MEETING AGENDA HSE + DNC meeting 8_16_2012 final DNC 2012 is a few weeks away and details have been released regarding vehicle and pedestrian restrictions as well as Light Rail and CTC schedules. Given South End’s proximity to Uptown and the fact that some of these restrictions will have impact to some South End … Continue reading

A Look Inside Triple C Brewing

Opening day for Triple C Brewing is close. They have passed all inspections, have their TO and just waiting for ABC permit before they announce an opening date. I stopped in this week to get a look at the brewery and it looks great! I think folks will be spending a lot of time here. When I arrived … Continue reading

A Third Furniture Creation by Hines: Southend Trading Company

Last fall, Ashley Hotham of Charlotte Home+Garden Magazine featured South End design in article, South End, Charlotte’s Furniture Row. Hothman accurately captured the new South End when she wrote, “Historic South End has transformed from a textile and manufacturing district into Charlotte’s prime design destination. Today it boasts an array of eclectic and classic findings that span the design … Continue reading

Another Start-up Moving to South End

South End continues to welcome new businesses and with a growing residential population of 3,200 plus and 8 new residential projects in the works. We will continue to see more businesses, restaurants, bars, and retail shops moving into the neighborhood in order to support this growth and because it is an innovative, creative urban neighborhood that’s just a fun place to be. There was a terrific … Continue reading

South End Businesses Kick Off Second Annual Small Business Saturday

YouTube – Small Business Saturday Charlotte Stepping Up for Small Business: South End Businesses Kick Off Second Annual Small Business SaturdaySM  WHAT: The day after Black Friday is Small Business Saturday, a day to support the local businesses that create jobs, boost the economy and preserve neighborhoods around the country. Small Business Saturday, which falls … Continue reading

Walker’s Popcorn Store…Open for Business

We have a new addition to the South End business community and this one produces a wonderful aroma as well a tasty snack, Walker’s Popcorn Store. Located at 1424 Winnifred Street, Scotty Beam is living out his dream of running his own business. When I say “popcorn” I mean gourmet popcorn so think, large pieces that come … Continue reading