Economic Development

Research Campus attracts international business, political leaders

April 04, 2014

By: Tim Reaves, Independent Tribune KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Kannapolis became an international destination Thursday as a delegation of political and business leaders from South and Central America and the Caribbean visited the North Carolina Research Campus as part of a fact-finding tour. Organized by the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration (EDA) and International […]

Research campus in Kannapolis poised to become innovation hub

October 06, 2013

Charlotte Observer Lukas Johnson More information About the North Carolina Research Campus The campus in downtown Kannapolis – where the former Cannon Mills Co. Plant No. 1 once stood – has more than one million square feet of lab and office space. It encompasses five buildings and the research power of nine universities and colleges […]