Charlotte Business Journal’s recent article detailing Welcomemat’s ranking of top 25 neighborhoods for small businesses

November 11, 2016.

South End, NC was recently named the 15th best neighborhood for small business in a report published by Welcomemat Services, and the Charlotte Business Journal ran an article detailing the ranking.

According to the Journal, South End’s popularity, walkability, sense of belonging, and community vibe for shopping local all factored into the high ranking.

The article also describes the Welcomemat concept, and quotes from the report, “The industrial charm of the historic land combined with a vibrant art scene and flourishing retail have helped to form a social scene complete with restaurants, bars, and countless community events year-round to satisfy weekend expectations.” 

Read the full article here.