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Nov 2, 2012

Deals and Moves Nov. 2

Bayer buys vitamin developer, BD labware deal, Sealed Air sells subsidiary.

Oct 29, 2012

Nov. 2 note to our readers

The NJBIZ offices have been closed due to the storm. We expect to resume publication of our aftermoon online newsletter Friday Nov. 2. Our next print edition was completed by newsroom staff yesterday, and will be published by mail and online on Nov. 5. Thank you for your patience.

Oct 28, 2012

Podcast NJBIZ Briefcase 051 – Revival

A manufacturer that's all about training, a look at the bogeymen that plagued HMOs, and what's being done to repurpose closed hospitals. Those stories and more on NJBIZ Briefcase - Episode 051: Revival.

Oct 26, 2012

Chinese visitor finds trade opportunities during N.J. stop

After touring a few of New Jersey's largest wholesalers and importers on a visit to the state on Thursday, Yun Wu, a reporter at China's People's Daily newspaper, said the companies' Chinese counterparts have a lot to learn in order to stay competitive with New Jersey in the global market.

Oct 26, 2012

Utilities prep for Sandy amid heightened scrutiny

As Hurricane Sandy barrels toward the mid-Atlantic, the state's utilities are facing the challenge of preparing for the storm in the face of increased scrutiny from their state regulator.

Oct 26, 2012

Baker finds ‘sweet spots’ to grow his mobile business

When Tod Wilson decided to put his bakery business on wheels, he wanted to find a truck that was just as unique as his brand and offerings.

Oct 26, 2012

Montclair State marks new energy facility

Montclair State University will soon have a more efficient energy system, and the school is partnering with the private sector to make it happen.

Oct 26, 2012

Deals and Moves Oct. 26

Data center opening, industrial lease, amplifier acquisition.

Oct 25, 2012

‘Facebook bill’ up for Senate vote

The state Senate is set to vote today on a measure, opposed by business groups, that would bar employers from requiring workers to provide their passwords to social media like Facebook.

Oct 25, 2012

Natcore CEO on quest to have solar cells built in N.J., not China

An industry watcher cautions that the company faces an uphill road, given China’s strength and the lack of Garden State manufacturers.

Oct 25, 2012

Another Jersey City light rail stop could aid development, builder says

As federal and state officials today announced $400,000 in federal funding to study an expansion of the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail, a New Jersey real estate executive said the potential for development around new train stations is limitless.

Oct 25, 2012

Tax Foundation reviews upper-income tax increase impact

Upper-income New Jersey residents would pay $3.54 billion more in taxes next year if they see their tax rates increase and deductions reduced, according to a report released today by the nonprofit Tax Foundation.