Jan 23, 2017

Business is clicking

“Minus the markup.” It's a common slogan among those heralding a cutting-out of the retail middlemen to bring products directly to customers.

Jan 23, 2017

Food for thought Groceries growing online

In an era in which few traces remain of what business was like prior to e-commerce, the food industry straggled in getting online — with sales on the web accounting for as little as 1 percent of total food and beverage purchases in years past by some estimates.

Jan 23, 2017

For carriers, it’s been a bumpy road

Despite being the anchor of the flourishing e-commerce sector, the freight carrier industry is no stranger to bad news.

Jan 23, 2017

Promoting Princeton University making concerted push to engage businesses in effort to spur more partnerships and collaboration

Coleen Burrus added one word to her title shortly after being hired by Princeton University in spring 2015.

Jan 20, 2017

Parsippany security company acquires New Horizon Security in Virginia

Parsippany-based SOS Security LLC, a security company, announced it has recently acquired the operating assets of New Horizon Security Services Inc., a provider of manned security services in Manassas, Virginia.

Jan 19, 2017

Facebook #8212 To use, or not to use That is the question

I think I’m going to delete Facebook.

Jan 18, 2017

Nine N.J. colleges sign on to Big Data coalition

Nine of the state's top colleges and universities have signed a memorandum of agreement to formally establish the New Jersey Big Data Alliance.

Jan 17, 2017

4 ways that tech accelerators can increase diversity and inclusiveness

Technology accelerators provide entrepreneurs with access to seed capital, business relationships, guidance and office space. Over the last 18 months, three accelerators have opened in Newark with great fanfare. The investors and corporations that have funded these accelerators have been praised for being committed to Newark’s revitalization.

Jan 13, 2017

Micronet Enertec awarded 1.2M in aerospace, defense contracts

Micronet Enertec Technologies Inc. announced Thursday that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Enertec Systems 2001 Ltd., was awarded more than $1.2 million for aerospace and defense contracts.

Jan 13, 2017

Former ATT exec joins Sequential Technology International as CEO

Sequential Technology International, a business processing outsourcing space, announced that a former AT&T executive has been named its CEO.

Jan 12, 2017

Amazon intends to bring another 2,500 full-time jobs to N.J.

Amazon, which already employs more than 11,000 people at its seven New Jersey sites, is planning to bring another 2,500 full-time jobs to the Garden State as part of a nationwide hiring blitz, it announced Thursday.