Charlotte

Wegmans to Open First Charlotte Location in 2026

Wegmans Food Markets, a popular New York-based grocery chain, is set to make its debut in Charlotte with the opening of its first location in Ballantyne in 2026. This long-awaited expansion is a significant development for Charlotte’s grocery market, as Wegmans is known for its high-quality products and unique shopping experience. The new store will feature expansive produce, meat, seafood, and cheese sections, as well as a market café with indoor and outdoor seating. With a mechanical train, rooster that crows on the hour, and a 600-plus-space parking lot, Wegmans is poised to provide a superior shopping experience for Charlotte residents.

Vanguard Acquires 91-Acre Campus in Charlotte, North Carolina

Vanguard announces the acquisition of a 91-acre campus in Charlotte, North Carolina, equipped with state-of-the-art office space and amenities. The new facility is designed to enhance in-person collaboration and reinforce the company’s commitment to Charlotte as a hub for purpose-driven talent. Set to open in 2025, the campus will feature dedicated collaboration spaces, a conference center, full-service cafeteria, outdoor eating and walking areas, EV charging stations, and a fitness center.