Businesses Closed

McCall’s Closed: BBQ Restaurant Closure in Clayton, NC Affected 100 Employees

McCalls Closed

A popular restaurant in Clayton, NC—McCall’s Bar-B-Que & Seafood Restaurant—has closed and will not reopen. That leaves about 100 McCall’s employees without work as the owners shuttered the restaurant with no advance warning. With McCall’s closed, the list of North Carolina restaurant closures increases, following a national trend where many eateries have found it difficult (more…)

Retail Industry Woes to Continue in 2018 as Bankruptcies, Store Closures, and Layoffs Expected to Rise

Retail Industry Woes

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), the e-commerce company, has grown rapidly in the past few years, with its various businesses each having their own value. Its total business is around $995.0 billion, with retail at $600.0 billion, “Amazon Web Services” at $270.0 billion, “Amazon Prime” subscriptions at $70.0 billion, and the advertising section at $55.0 billion. By (more…)