NJBIZ - en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Tue, 24 May 2016 02:50:40 EST Tue, 24 May 2016 02:50:40 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529935&source=RSS UNUSUAL Cold comfort Korean convenience store launches hangover cure ice cream South Koreans, Asia's biggest per capita alcohol consumers, can now soothe themselves after a big night out with hangover-fighting ice cream. Mon, 23 May 2016 14:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529935&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529936&source=RSS U.S. Freddie Gray case Baltimore Police Officer Edward Nero found not guilty of all charges Baltimore Circuit Judge Barry Williams on Monday acquitted Officer Edward Nero of all counts for his role in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray. Mon, 23 May 2016 14:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529936&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529937&source=RSS N.J. Iconic Jersey Shore restaurant gets its blades back PHOTOS For the second time in less than a year, the iconic WindMill Restaurant on Ocean Boulevard has a new set of blades. Mon, 23 May 2016 14:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529937&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529939&source=RSS BUSINESS Looking for a job? IBM has 20,000 openings IBM is laying off thousands of employees, but it's also hiring like crazy. As IBM transitions from a software and services business to a cloud company, it is letting go workers whose skills carried IBM in the last decade but are no longer in vogue. Mon, 23 May 2016 14:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529939&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529942&source=RSS Bayer details thought process behind 62B bid for Monsanto, including concerns about reputation Monsanto has been a controversial name in the agriculture business, something Bayer is well aware of. But the German company, which has its U. S. headquarters in Whippany, is determined to bring new emphasis to its own agricultural business. Mon, 23 May 2016 12:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529942&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529943&source=RSS HFF closes 27.13M sale of Class A industrial building in North Jersey Holliday Fenoglio Fowler L. P. has closed the 12. 125 million sale of a Class A, 446,076-square-foot industrial and office building in Morris County. Mon, 23 May 2016 12:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529943&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529944&source=RSS Toys R Us appoints global CTO Toys R Us Inc. announced Monday that Lance Wills has joined the company as executive vice president, global chief technology officer, effective June 13. Mon, 23 May 2016 11:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529944&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529945&source=RSS I.D. Systems receives new orders from global CPG manufacturer Woodcliff Lake-based wireless tracking solutions company I. D. Systems Inc. has received new orders from a global consumer goods company, it announced Monday. Mon, 23 May 2016 11:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529945&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529946&source=RSS First Propeller Festival is all about ideas, founder tells Hoboken crowd For everything the first Propeller Festival in Hoboken could be &#8212 a one-day event featuring both tech companies and the companies that support them, an impetus to bring more of these innovative startups to New Jersey, and an effort to create an East Coast version of the now-famed South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas &#8212 founder. . . Mon, 23 May 2016 10:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529946&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529947&source=RSS Casper Pharma expands senior management team Casper Pharma, an East Brunswick-based specialty brand pharmaceutical company, has appointed the following executives for three senior roles Mon, 23 May 2016 10:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529947&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529948&source=RSS Liberty Science Center awards gala mixes genius, humor and big bucks Exhibits at the Liberty Science Center have been teaching kids that science can be really fun for more than two decades. The center's fifth annual Genius Awards on Friday night in Jersey City proved a perhaps more unlikely hypothesis Scientists can be really funny, too. Mon, 23 May 2016 10:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529948&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529949&source=RSS NJIT president's 5.3M contract takes top spot among N.J. college chiefs At 555,000 a year, Joel Bloom does not have the highest salary among New Jersey public college presidents. But counting his extra benefits and perks from New Jersey Institute of Technology, Bloom has a taxpayer-supported deal that&#8217s second to none. Mon, 23 May 2016 08:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529949&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529950&source=RSS Meet a N.J. millionaire who welcomes higher taxes he's not alone Eric Schoenberg, 54, is a New Jersey millionaire &#8212 and he believes he should be paying more in taxes. Mon, 23 May 2016 08:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529950&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529951&source=RSS Analysis NJ Transit problems aren't fading away The surprise speech came at the end of NJ Transit&#8217s otherwise sleepy May board meeting. After voting to approve several small contracts, Richard Hammer, New Jersey&#8217s top transportation official, launched an impassioned defense of NJ Transit. Mon, 23 May 2016 08:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529951&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529952&source=RSS Bayer makes 62B bid for Monsanto Bayer has been vocal about its desire to be seen as more than just an aspirin and pharmaceutical company, and it is taking action to prove it. Mon, 23 May 2016 08:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529952&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529953&source=RSS Mack-Cali CEO Rudin offers outlook at United Way luncheon It was around 2013, two years after Mitchell Rudin had joined Brookfield Office Properties, when he was watching the transformation of Lower Manhattan unfold before his eyes. Mon, 23 May 2016 08:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529953&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529954&source=RSS Polls show Clinton, Trump tied in likely November matchup, record unfavorability Two polls released Sunday show Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton tied with presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump in a likely general election race, after having a double-digit lead just months ago. Mon, 23 May 2016 08:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529954&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529955&source=RSS Will rising property taxes encourage mergers among N.J.'s 565 municipalities? As property-tax bills continue to rise across New Jersey, lawmakers are taking a new look at ways to encourage municipal officials to find savings by merging with a neighboring town. Mon, 23 May 2016 08:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529955&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529956&source=RSS The list All the presidents' pay and perks at New Jersey's public colleges No other public officials in New Jersey receive the levels of compensation that many college presidents enjoy -- not even Gov. Chris Christie or state Supreme Court justices. Mon, 23 May 2016 08:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529956&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529958&source=RSS New Jersey bill would create animal-abuse registry New Jersey would become the second state in the nation to establish an online registry of animal abusers if a bill under consideration by state legislators becomes law. Mon, 23 May 2016 08:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/160529958&source=RSS