NC Commerce

North Carolina Department of Commerce

(919) 814-4600 Location Parking


A Wireless Expands with 250 New Jobs in North Carolina
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. – A Wireless, Verizon’s largest exclusive independent agent by store count, has selected Wake County as its new headquarters and home of its support operations, creating 250 jobs over five years. The company plans to invest $4.95 million in North Carolina. read more ...

Governor Cooper Announces 400 New Jobs as EGGER Wood Products Locates in Davidson County
Monday, July 24, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. - EGGER Wood Products, one of Europe’s leading wood-based materials suppliers for the furniture, wood construction and flooring industries, has selected Davidson County, N.C. as the location for the company’s first U.S. manufacturing plant. read more ...

North Carolina’s June Employment Figures Released
Friday, July 21, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. — The state’s seasonally adjusted June unemployment rate was 4.2 percent, decreasing 0.3 of a percentage point from May’s revised rate. The national rate increased 0.1 of a percentage point to 4.4 percent. read more ...

Governor Cooper Announces 2,000 New Jobs as Infosys Selects North Carolina
Thursday, July 06, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. - Global business consulting and information technology company Infosys has selected North Carolina’s Research Triangle region as the location for a new technology hub where it will create 2,000 jobs over five years, Governor Roy Cooper announced today.
 read more ...

Governor Cooper Announces 72 New Jobs in Catawba County
Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. - Sutter Street Manufacturing, a Williams-Sonoma, Inc. operation, plans to create 72 new jobs with an expansion in Catawba County, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The upholstered furniture manufacturing company plans to invest $1.9 million over three years to upgrade its facilities in Claremont. read more ...

Automotive Manufacturing Company Will Expand in Scotland
Friday, June 30, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. - FCC (North Carolina), LLC., a Japan-based manufacturer of automotive parts, will expand operations in Scotland County and create 28 jobs over three years, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. With this expansion, the company plans to invest $826,500 in Laurinburg. read more ...

end of section