NJBIZ - en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:09:55 EST Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:09:55 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829889&source=RSS UNUSUAL Boy, 5, uses allowance to buy lunch for police A 5-year-old boy in South Jersey has picked up the lunch tab for his police department. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829889&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829890&source=RSS U.S. Lawmakers blast Mylan's move to curb EpiPen costs as PR fix Mylan NV&#8217s move to alleviate patients&#8217 cost burden for its 600 EpiPen emergency allergy shots was blasted by members of Congress who called it a public-relations maneuver. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829890&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829891&source=RSS N.J. Sears to create international fashion boutiques in 2 N.J. malls Sears is making a push to sell European and Latin American styles at five of its locations in New York and New Jersey. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829891&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829892&source=RSS BUSINESS Uber loses at least 1.2 billion in first half of 2016 The ride-hailing giant Uber Technologies Inc. is not a public company, but every three months, dozens of shareholders get on a conference call to hear the latest details on its business performance from its head of finance, Gautam Gupta. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829892&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829893&source=RSS Two sign leases at North Brunswick retail center Two new tenants have signed leases at a North Brunswick shopping center, according to real estate services firm Levin Management. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829893&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829894&source=RSS JLL picked to lease remainder of Hahne's building in Newark Real estate services firm JLL has been chosen to lease the remaining space at the former Hahne Co. flagship store in Newark, it announced Thursday. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829894&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829895&source=RSS Wells Fargo Private Bank names senior managing director for the Northeast region Wells Fargo Private Bank announced Thursday that Jason Wiliams has been appointed senior managing director for The Private Bank for the Northeast region, which includes New Jersey. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829895&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829898&source=RSS NJBIZ names CFO of the Year finalists for 2016 NJBIZ is pleased to present the finalists for its annual CFO of the Year Awards for 2016. These awards celebrate the financial executives at all levels who contribute to their companies' successes and the growth of the Garden State economy. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829898&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829899&source=RSS ORBCOMM's tracking system selected by L.J. Rogers for its trailer fleet ORBCOMM Inc. , a Rochelle Park-based provider of M2M and IoT solutions, said Thursday that it has been selected by L. J. Rogers Trucking Inc. to provide its asset tracking solutions for L. J. Rogers&#8217 dry van trailer fleet. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829899&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829900&source=RSS MW Group appoints president of MW Energy Inc. MW Group has appointed Jim Brown as president of MW Energy Inc. , it announced Thursday. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829900&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829901&source=RSS Ultimate golf center reveals site of second N.J. location slideshow Topgolf International, a global entertainment leader, announced Thursday it has chosen its second location in New Jersey. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829901&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829904&source=RSS Ind. company acquiring AEP Industries for 765M AEP Industries Inc. , a Montvale-based maker of plastic packaging films with more than 1 billion in net sales over the past year, is being acquired by an Indiana-based consumer packaging company for 765 million in cash and stock. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829904&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829905&source=RSS Pfizer to buy antibiotics from AstraZeneca for 725 million Pfizer agreed to buy an antibiotics business from AstraZeneca for 725 million as well as other payouts, settling for one piece of a company it once tried to acquire. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829905&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829906&source=RSS Most-read Big HQ moves bolstered suburban lease activity in Q2, CBRE says Some major headquarters leases helped boost the suburban office market in the second quarter of 2016, according to the latest report from CBRE Group Inc. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829906&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829907&source=RSS 5 N.J. colleges with the highest student debt One Jersey Shore university is among a group of colleges with the highest-average student loan debt in the state, according to a new report by LendEDU, an online marketplace for student borrowers. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829907&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829908&source=RSS All of the Turnpike and Parkway rest stops ranked from worst to best The three certainties of life on the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway tolls, traffic, and the rest stop. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829908&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829909&source=RSS Governor MVC visits will improve with new customer service initiatives The summer heat is nothing compared to the heat motor vehicle officials have been getting from customers complaining about computer and other glitches that have led to long lines and frustration at MVC sites across the state. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829909&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829910&source=RSS Fulop announces new political strategy team, hinting at gubernatorial ambitions With speculation mounting that his entrance into New Jersey&#8217s 2017 gubernatorial race is imminent, Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop announced on Wednesday a new group of strategists that will be joining his political team. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829910&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829911&source=RSS These 2 N.J. counties are ready to sue Christie administration over road freeze Two New Jersey counties have filed notice they may sue the Christie administration for freezing promised funding for local road projects as the governor and Democratic legislative leaders tangle over transportation funding. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829911&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829912&source=RSS New York-area airports on pace to set records Passenger traffic at New York's three major airports plus Atlantic City is on a record-setting pace. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160825/NJBIZ01/160829912&source=RSS