Sep 24, 2018

Struggles persist for NJ manufacturers

The nonprofit New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program Inc. on Oct. 5 will host a series of seminars and other events to celebrate National Manufacturing Day. But a growing number of Garden State manufacturers aren’t celebrating; instead, they are grappling with taxes, what they see as heavy-handed regulations and dealing with other...

Sep 24, 2018

NJBIZ Lists Manufacturing Cos.

View the 2018 Top New Jersey Manufacturing Cos. list in the Sept. 24 issue of NJBIZ.

Sep 20, 2018

NJMEP expands training, certification programs

The New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program Inc. is expanding its workforce development and certificate programs, with a turn toward interdisciplinary training.

A plate processor at West Essex Graphics’ Fairfield location.
Sep 17, 2018

West Essex Graphics expands in Fairfield

West Essex Graphics has expanded its Fairfield facility, the company said Monday.

Sep 14, 2018

EDA, governor’s office award 900K to grow local innovation economies

The governor’s office and Economic Development Authority are awarding nine grants of $100,000 each to local communities, aimed at fostering the local innovation economics across New Jersey, Gov. Phil Murphy’s office announced Thursday.

Aug 30, 2018

Mondelez gets creative wasabi, hot chicken wing and left-handed Oreos

If watermelon and pumpkin spice weren’t weird enough Oreo flavors for you, you might want to head over to China where Mondelez International just released two new flavors to the market: wasabi and hot chicken wing.

Aug 29, 2018

Bendheim leader honored for lifetime achievement

Robert Jayson, president of Wayne-based architectural glass company Bendheim, has been announced as the 2018 recipient of the American Glass Guild Nicholas Parrendo Lifetime Achievement Award.

Aug 29, 2018

FreezPak expands to Clifton

FreezPak Logistics has opened its fourth New Jersey location, in Clifton, the company announced.

Aug 27, 2018

Amazon to employ 2,000 at fulfillment center

Online retail giant Amazon is putting the final touches on a fulfillment center in West Deptford that when completed will employ upward of 2,000 people when it opens next month.

Aug 23, 2018

New Jersey’s business ‘icons’ celebrated

The ballroom at The Palace at Somerset Park was packed with over 260 people Thursday morning for NJBIZ's Icon Honors event, celebrating the careers of men and women 60 and over who have made it their business to pioneer change and innovation in their workplaces and communities.

Aug 21, 2018

NJ to be part of manufacturing policy academy

New Jersey will be one of three states and the unincorporated U.S. territory of Puerto Rico to take part in the nationwide National Policy Academy, aimed at developing best practices for their respective local manufacturing industries, according to the New Jersey Economic Development Authority.

Aug 16, 2018

Kirker plants roots in Paterson

Nail polish and treatment manufacturer Kirker Enterprises Inc. has purchased its previously rented land, office and manufacturing space in Paterson, which sits on 9.4 acres.