Recent Articles from Kimberly Redmond
Amtrak upgrades first-class menu on Northeast Corridor (slideshow)
Created in collaboration with James Beard Award-winning restauranteur Stephen Starr, the rotating selection features dishes from some of his renowned East Coast eateries.
Prudential Center sets stage for its 3rd MTV Video Music Awards this fall
The VMAs made its debut at the Rock in 2019 and was the venue of choice for the ceremony, which was jointly hosted by LL Cool J, Jack Harlow and Nicki Minaj, in 2022.
J&J’s Gorsky receives honorary doctorate from Ramapo College
The former chairman and CEO also delivered the keynote speech during the college’s May 18 graduate programs commencement ceremony at its Mahwah campus.
American Dream adds 3 new kosher dining concepts (slideshow)
The offerings help the Meadowlands megamall deliver "on our promise to offer an inclusive experience, from shopping to dining, attractions, and more."
Westfield Garden State Plaza unveils incubator to support minority entrepreneurs
The initiative with the Small Business Development Center at Ramapo College provides a retail space where shoppers can purchase from ventures that are African American-owned or owned by Africans of the Diasporas.
J&J’s COVID-19 vaccine no longer available in the US, CDC says
A spokesperson for the New Brunswick-based health conglomerate told NJBIZ that the company is “working closely with U.S. regulators to determine the best path forward.”
Wakefern’s ShopRite, The Fresh Grocer adding retail media kiosks
Freeosk’s interactive, multimedia sampling stands offer a way to transform ordinary in-store spaces into destinations for shoppers to discover new products.
Boxing concept favored by pop star Bieber opens another NJ studio
The latest franchise location from the boutique fitness concept debuted recently in Montvale.
Cannabis advocate blazing new trails (updated)
With the upcoming opening of Simply Pure Trenton, Tahir Johnson will become the first entrepreneur with a cannabis-related conviction to own and operate a legal adult-use dispensary in New Jersey.
State tourism officials expect strong summer travel season
After a strong rebound in visitor volume and spending in 2022, New Jersey officials say the industry has nearly recovered from the effects of the COVID crisis and expect to surpass pre-pandemic levels this year.
Freshpet board changes include former Campbell exec’s appointment
The moves are part of the Secaucus-based refrigerated pet food maker's operational improvement plan launched in August 2022.
CRC launches redesigned ‘Find A Dispensary’ online tool
As of April 13, the Cannabis Regulatory Commission has issued 98 annual awards, including 51 for retailers that will operate as recreational-only outlets.