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Business North Carolina magazine presents its annual listing of the state's top fifty public companies. The magazine began its rankings in 1982. Companies are ranked by their fiscal-year sales. Food Lion (Salisbury), Lowe's (North Wilkesboro), and Rose's Stores (Henderson) retained their first, second and third rankings from the previous year.
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Business North Carolina (NoCar HF 5001 B8x), Vol. 10 Issue 5, May 1990, p16-18, 20-22, 24-29, il Periodical Website
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When the automobile industry started moving into the South to build new, automated plants, North Carolina began advertising to the auto parts industry. Since 1985, forty-six parts makers have moved into the state.
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Business North Carolina (NoCar HF 5001 B8x), Vol. 10 Issue 5, May 1990, p54-55, 57-58, 60, 62, 64, por Periodical Website
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13712
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In this series of articles called Expense Account Dining, Bailey describes The Lamp Lighter, a Charlotte restaurant.
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16333
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In the 1970s, when polyester clothing was all the rage, Rocky Mount-based Texfi Industries, Inc. was flying high, with good profits and shares reaching as high as $68. Then consumers moved on to other styles and Texfi lost million over the next decade; by 1984 the company was down to three plants. Donsky describes how the new chairman and CEO, Terrell Sovey, turned the company into a profitable one again.
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Deep discounters like Wal-Mart, K-Mart, and Target are putting a dent in profits earned by chain-stores, such as Rose's. Bailey discusses how this store is coping with the challenge of the low discount retailers.
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Business North Carolina (NoCar HF 5001 B8x), Vol. 10 Issue 5, May 1990, p32-37, 40, 42 , il Periodical Website