Herbalife http://wunc.org en SEC Investigating Herbalife http://wunc.org/post/sec-investigating-herbalife <p>A company planning to bring nearly 500 jobs to Winston-Salem is being investigated by the federal government.<br><br>Just last month Herbalife announced plans to develop an east coast distribution center and create more than 490 new full-time jobs. Now the Securities and Exchange Commission is looking into the nutrition and skin care company, after claims by some investors that Herbalife is a well organized pyramid scheme. Mayor Allen Joines said the State Attorney General already looked into these allegations and found nothing illegal.</p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 20:29:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 7557 at http://wunc.org Herbalife Bringing 500 Jobs To Triad http://wunc.org/post/herbalife-bringing-500-jobs-triad <p>A nutrition and skin care company has selected Winston-Salem as the site for its new east coast manufacturing plant. Herbalife will bring nearly 500 new jobs to the city.<br><br>The California based company chose a Winston-Salem plant that was previously occupied by Dell. The computer maker couldn't meet certain job thresholds and later returned all of the economic incentives it received from the City and County. Herbalife is purchasing the facility from Dell for $22 million, less than half of the property's value. Mayor Allen Joines.</p> Thu, 20 Dec 2012 11:40:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 6832 at http://wunc.org Winston-Salem Hoping For Herbalife Expansion http://wunc.org/post/winston-salem-hoping-herbalife-expansion <p style="line-height: 15px; margin: 0px 0px 0.75em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(162, 191, 228);">Forsyth County Commissioners have approved economic incentives in an effort to lure 500 full-time jobs to Winston-Salem. Tue, 27 Nov 2012 22:20:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 5419 at http://wunc.org