Sep 10, 2013

Aramark files for IPO

Aramark, the $13.5 billion professional services company, has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchanges Commission for an initial public offering of its stock.

Sep 9, 2013

Patent award showcases diverse N.J. innovations

The Research & Development Council of New Jersey will recognize more than 12 companies and 30 investors for a range of inventions, spanning from an innovative toothbrush to method that enables charitable donations via text message.

Sep 6, 2013

Atalanta acquiring Primio d’Oro

Elizabeth-based food importer Atalanta Corp. announced today its acquisition of the Primio d'Oro brand from Massachusetts-based Specialty Marketing Group. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Sep 5, 2013

Derma Sciences acquires 7.3 percent of Comvita

Princeton-based advanced wound care company Derma Sciences announced Wednesday it has purchased 2.3 million newly issued common shares of New Zealand-based health and beauty company Comvita Limited for $7 million. The investment amounts to 7.3 percent of outstanding Comvita shares.

Sep 4, 2013

Retail vacancy falls, but big boxes still a big problem

Vacancy along North Jersey’s main retail corridors ticked down through midyear, but the region is still grappling with the effects of several big-box retail bankruptcies in 2009.

Sep 4, 2013

NGKF Retail signs 11,233-square-foot lease with furniture retailer

NGKF Retail, with offices in East Brunswick, Rutherford and Marlton, announced Tuesday it signed a long-term, 11,233-square-foot lease with furniture retailer Mitchell Gold & Bob Williams, at Equinox Plaza, in Paramus.

Sep 2, 2013

Prince Global Tennis out of bankruptcy, eyeing comeback

Prince Global Tennis CEO Mike Ballardie fully understands how important the U.S. Open is to his company.

Sep 2, 2013

Delayed by Hurricane Sandy, Brother Jimmy’s right at home in New Brunswick

Brother Jimmy's BBQ had an inauspicious beginning in New Jersey — one to which millions of potential customers could easily relate.

Sep 2, 2013

Same-day delivery ambitions drive North Jersey warehouse market

The new Amazon.com fulfillment hub in Robbinsville might grab the headlines, but the intersection of e-commerce and New Jersey's industrial space exists well beyond Exit 7A.

Aug 30, 2013

Though it’s expensive, retailers calling N.J. home have distinct advantage

It's an expensive place for a retailer to manage its headquarters operation, but some of the biggest names in the industry say New Jersey provides a distinct advantage that other locations around the country do not.

Aug 29, 2013

Paterson’s new supermarket opens to anchor 35M redevelopment project

A supermarket that will anchor a $35 million redevelopment in downtown Paterson was officially opened today, making way for a project that will feature other businesses and park space.

Aug 22, 2013

Children’s Place says it will close 100 stores by 2016

The Children's Place, a kids' clothing company based in Secaucus, may close nearly 200 stores in the next few years, executives announced during an earnings call this morning.