Food & Hospitality

235 Grand, Jersey City. - CAHN COMMUNICATIONS
Apr 28, 2020

Meal prep, delivery service inks first retail location at Jersey City’s 235 Grand

“We decided to open at 235 Grand because it is in an area with a lot of pedestrian traffic, close to the PATH and the downtown commercial district and near our existing customer base,” Cavany Foods Chef Alejandro Ferrer said. “It’s the perfect location for our business to grow.”

United Airlines donated provisions to the Food Bank of South Jersey in April 2020.
Apr 27, 2020

United Airlines gives 15,000 pounds of food to NJ, NY

The Food Bank of South Jersey, Community Food Bank of South Jersey and City Harvest in New York received the provisions from the flyer, which was looking to support its Newark Airport customers.

Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City.
Apr 27, 2020

Resorts Casino Hotel donates $50,000 to South Jersey community

The funds were split between Community FoodBank of New Jersey’s Southern Branch and the Jewish Family Services of Atlantic and Cape.

Welch’s fruit snacks are available in multiple varieties and a range of packaging options. - PROMOTION IN MOTION
Apr 27, 2020

Welch’s Fruit Snacks maker donates 1.2 million packs to Feeding America

The nationwide network of food banks reportedly expects an increase of 17 million Americans who will face hunger in the next six months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Apr 27, 2020

Food responders

While supermarkets struggle to replenish stocks of some food products, one brand seems to be readily available: Goya Foods.

Apr 24, 2020

Caesars, VICI selling Bally’s Atlantic City for $25M

The move will still need the nod of approval from the state’s gaming regulators and the Federal Trade Commission.

Apr 23, 2020

Rutgers FIC, Specialty Food Association donate foods to local community

“Our members are dedicated to combating hunger and food waste. It is comforting to know that they are making a real difference to the local community in need,” said Ron Tanner, vice president of philanthropy, government, and industry relations for the Specialty Food Foundation, in a prepared statement.

Basket Vegetables Food Fresh Organic Healthy, zucchini, summer, groceries, grocery, food shopping, stock, stock photo, pixabay
Apr 23, 2020

Paterson pilot program connects seniors with neighbors who will shop for them

“In the City of Paterson, we want to make sure our senior citizens are taken care of,” said Mayor Andre Sayegh in a prepared statement. “Neighbor Express will allow us, together as a community, be there for one another during these uncertain times.”

Jersey Mike's Subs sandwiches being made.
Apr 23, 2020

Jersey Mike’s will donate 20 percent of sales to Feeding America this weekend

The sandwich franchise says it will donate a minimum of $1 million.

John Hartmann, COO, Bed Bath & Beyond.
Apr 22, 2020

Bed Bath brings on new COO

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. has appointed John Hartmann as chief operating officer of Bed Bath & Beyond and president of buybuy Baby, effective May 18.

Apr 21, 2020

AT&T, Subaru, McDonald’s offer free food to medical personnel, folks in need during COVID-19 pandemic

AT&T granted $100,000 to the New Jersey Restaurant and Hospitality Association to be doled out to restaurants locally who will then provide meals to personnel working at field hospitals in the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus and the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center in Edison. “This allows restaurants to do what they do best: feed […]

Magnify Brewing created Round of Applause to celebrate essential COVID-19 workers.
Apr 21, 2020

Fairfield brewery makes special beer for essential workers only, for $1 per 4 pack

All front-line workers of the COVID-19 pandemic deserve a round of applause, and Magnify Brewing Co. is giving them just that. Round of Applause, a 6.4 percent ABV IPA, has been brewed as a “thank you” to first responders, health care professionals, grocery store workers, police, and all other essential workers, each of whom can […]