manufacturing apprentices
Jan 9, 2020

New law connects candidates to manufacturing jobs

The industry will now be included in the Workforce Development Partnership Program's list of prioritized employers.

Jan 9, 2020

Imperial Dade’s Tillis team makes 27th acquisition

The Jersey City-based disposable food service and janitorial supply distributor's American Paper & Plastics announcement comes days after news of the company's acquisition of Wagner Supply Co. of Texas.

merger and acquisition
Jan 8, 2020

Systech International to be acquired by Dover Corp.

The Princeton-based company will become a part of Dover Corp.'s Markem-Imaje business unit — a global supplier of product identification and traceability solutions.

Jan 6, 2020

Imperial Dade expands Texas presence

The purchase of Wagner Supply Co. marks the Jersey City-based distributor's 26th acquisition by the Tillis leadership team.

Conference room table.
Jan 3, 2020

Two LIXIL execs named to Plumbing Manufacturing International board

Piscataway-based LIXIL Americas, a company that sells water and housing products within the brands American Standard, GROHE and DXV, had two executives appointed to the Plumbing Manufacturing International 2020 board […]

Shaking hands
Jan 3, 2020

Glebar Co. acquires electrochemical grinding company Tridex Technology

"This is hopefully the first acquisition of many and marks a new chapter in our 67-year history," said CEO Robert Baker.

Jan 2, 2020

WHI acquires Aerobond, and equipment investments

Financing for the acquisition and equipment investments was provided by J.P. Morgan and Morgan Stanley Private Credit.

The Portable Go Light can illuminate 2 acres.
Dec 30, 2019

DuraBrite Lighting Solutions awarded US Air Force contracts

The Jersey City-based company won the contracts through the Small Business Innovation Research program, or SBIR, which funds research and development for companies with 500 or fewer employees.

Dec 19, 2019

NJ brings environmental suits against Sherwin-Williams, Handy & Harman

The actions were announced Wednesday by New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Catherine McCabe.

Welch’s fruit snacks are available in multiple varieties and a range of packaging options. - PROMOTION IN MOTION
Dec 16, 2019

No Golden Ticket necessary

The company behind Welch’s Fruit Snacks plans to draw a million tourists a year to its Somerset factory.

manufacturing apprentices
Dec 9, 2019

NJMEP to offer state’s 1st registered skilled machinist apprenticeship

Program participants will earn money while performing paid, on-the-job training and taking part in classroom training hours.

Paul Cunningham, founder, Leather Head Sports, lacing a football. - AARON HOUSTON
Dec 9, 2019

Where business is bouncing

Paul Cunningham spent 15 years as a photo editor for Major League Baseball and lived a fan’s dream life. Today, he is honing his skills as a leather craftsman and the founder of Leather Head Sports in Glen Rock, making baseball gloves, balls of various sorts and other athletic equipment.