Mar 20, 2020

Maker Depot educators print 3-D masks to aid coronavirus response (video)

"If we could 3-D-print a mask that you can replace the filters instead of having to replace the whole mask, then all you have to do is alcohol-swab it down once you put a new filter in it," Frank Cornachiulo, one of the nonprofit's co-founders and operators, told NJBIZ. "In other words, you do not have to throw away the masks."

Mar 20, 2020

OPINION: Working toward a better recovery

New Jersey should learn from past mistakes and make investments that will prevent future crises, by NJMEP CEO John Kennedy.

Port Newark-Elizabeth marine terminal viewed from Bayonne, NJ across Newark Bay.
Mar 16, 2020

Continuing operations in lieu of disruptions

Amid coronavirus, manufacturers safeguard supply chains.

Mar 12, 2020

NJ’s Registered Apprenticeship programs top 1,000

The achievement marks a 64 percent increase since Gov. Phil Murphy took office in January 2018.

DesignPoint office - DESIGNPOINT
Mar 11, 2020

DesignPoint acquires Alpha Additive

The deal furthers the Clark-based company's efforts to reach businesses in the New England and Mid-Atlantic regions.

Beverly Jennings joined the board of directors of Turtle & Hughes.
Mar 10, 2020

Former J&J exec joins board of Linden-based electrical and industrial distributor

Beverly Jennings spent three decades with the New Brunswick-based name-brand company, most recently serving as head of Global Supplier Diversity & Inclusion.

Subaru Forester
Mar 4, 2020

Subaru of America reports best February in company history

The Forester, Impreza and Crosstrek seller saw increases across all three models.

Welder/fitter Kevin Minella, left, working with Carl Hosterman, group leader, at Komline Sanderson in the NJMEP Apprentice Program.
Mar 2, 2020

NJDOL kicks-off regional partnerships to advance manufacturing

The initiative aims to work with businesses to indentify workforce needs, and build support for the industry.

Human Resources People Hands Human Business
Feb 25, 2020

LIXIL Americas names Benevenia chief people officer (updated)

“Beth [Benevenia] has been a tremendous leader throughout her tenure at LIXIL and I am looking forward to working more closely with her to continue to build and enhance our culture,” Steven Delarge, CEO and president in the Americas, said.

Gov. Phil Murphy talks business, taxes and education at the 2018 New Jersey State Chamber Walk to Washington.
Feb 24, 2020

First-time walker

The CEO of the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program explains the benefits of the annual Chamber of Commerce train ride to Washington.

Maker Depot supports award winning JDroid robotic team as they prepare for future competitions and builds skills to advance their careers. - MAKER DEPOT
Feb 24, 2020

Isn’t it good …

Maket Depot in Totowa features wood-working shops, metal shops, 3-D printing, electronics, fabrication and computer numerical control machines. The company also sells and leases equipment to high schools and the Liberty Science Center.

Stacks of recycled paper that will be used for Marcal's Small Steps products.
Jan 31, 2020

After the fire, Marcal Paper back in business in Elmwood Park (updated)

One year and one day after a fire devastated its facility, the manufacturer will celebrate its reopening on Friday.