Food & Hospitality

New Jersey MAX Challenge members Jaclyn Cusack and Rebecca Ginsand
Mar 23, 2020

Remote reps (updated)

Hayley Guerra enters her MAX Challenge class to a welcome reprieve: her classmates are there, along with the trainer she’s grown so fond of. For the next 45 minutes, she'll pour the stresses of work, motherhood and life into the workout du jour—a welcome bit of normalcy amid the chaos, but it’s a new normal, and a new chaos: Rather than at the gym in Hazlet, her class is on video-streaming p[...]

International Womens Day. Vector seamless pattern with women faces. Design element.
Mar 23, 2020

Sage counsel

For International Women’s Day, staff members at one business offered their best career guidance to colleagues and peers at other companies; see what they had to say.

Organization Organization Chart Building Business
Mar 20, 2020

Wakefern promotes two executives

Steve Henig and Bryant Harris were elevated at the county's largest retailer-owned co-op.

shopping mall
Mar 17, 2020

Murphy orders closure of malls, amusement parks effective Tuesday evening (updated)

The move is the latest bid to stop the spread of the coronavirus in New Jersey, which as of Tuesday afternoon has infected 287 residents and claimed three lives.

St Paddy's Day St Patrick's Day Green Beer Beer
Mar 17, 2020

On one of the year’s biggest food holidays, restaurants forced to take-out only

Day one for restaurants' new operating procedures precautions to stem the spread of COVID-19 in the state coincides with St. Patrick's Day.

Mar 17, 2020

Grocery stores offer special hours for most vulnerable shoppers

Starting March 19, Stop & Shop will offer hours specifically to seniors, who the CDC and local health officials say are most vulnerable to COVID-19.

Mar 17, 2020

Grocery delivery services experience delays amid COVID-19

According to data from Apptopia, U.S. downloads of supermarket apps have seen record-setting daily numbers. Compared to averages from last month, on March 15 alone various providers saw surges over 100 percent.

Maurice Barrett, senior director of human resources, Newark Museum of Art.
Mar 17, 2020

Newark Museum names new HR leader

Maurice Barrett brings more than 15 years of human resources experience to the nation's No. 12 art museum.

Interior of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City.
Mar 16, 2020

COVID-19 cautious

As of March 12, preparedness was the mindset many industry heads and public health officials were striving to maintain in New Jersey.

A Jersey City restaurant.
Mar 16, 2020

Prepare or panic?

How New Jersey restaurants and hospitality are dealing with COVID-19.

Mar 13, 2020

NJ sports betting, gambling headed for choppy waters

Though many wagers are placed online or through mobile apps, cancellations and delays of tournaments and entire sporting seasons in efforts to stem the spread of COVID-19 is creating uncertainty for the burgeoning industry.

Mar 12, 2020

Proactive prevention: Jersey City sets curfew for bars, nightclubs

Ahead of the Saint Patrick's day weekend, one owner said he expects the cut-off intended to stem the spread of coronavirus to halve his business.