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WasteZero zips up $3.3M in new equity

WasteZero, based in Raleigh, has bagged $3.3 million in equity for its waste reduction system that saves municipal and private customers slash waste and save money. The company disclosed the raise in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The company previously raised $3.65 million in equity...

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8 Entrepreneurs to Know in North Carolina Fashion

With a deep history in textile manufacturing and fashion design and NCSU’s College of Textiles based in Raleigh, North Carolina continues to be a place independent designers, fashion brands and textile startups are starting up.  They’re creating new jobs in the state all while promoting social, ethical and environmental consciousness, helping to refine an industry that has been a staple of the North Carolina economy since the 1800s.  Meet eight of these companies below.  Opportunity Threads  Opportunity Threads is a worker-owned, cut and sew textile plant based in Morgantown, NC. This young business offers sampling, handwork, upcycling and production of over...

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