NJBIZ - Manufacturing http://www.njbiz.com/section/manufacturing Manufacturing Manufacturing en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Tue, 17 Jul 2018 21:08:36 EST Tue, 17 Jul 2018 21:08:36 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719856&source=RSS Honeywell appoints transportation systems chairman Honeywell has appointed veteran industrial sector exec Carlos Cardoso as board chairman at its Transportation Systems unit, which it plans to spin off this quarter as publicly traded Garrett Motion Inc. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719856&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709962&source=RSS Manufacturers look to automation to increase productivity Automation, including robots, is helping New Jersey manufacturers to be more competitive and expand into other markets while allowing employees to perform critical-thinking activities. Thu, 05 Jul 2018 10:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709962&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180614/NJBIZ01/180619904&source=RSS Amazon to open distribution center in Burlington, create 600 jobs Online retailer Amazon is building a 1 million-square-foot distribution center in Burlington that will employ 600 new employees when it opens in 2019. Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180614/NJBIZ01/180619904&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180607/NJBIZ01/180609863&source=RSS Report Central Jersey can support more warehouse development Projected rents in some markets justify added development of warehouses and distribution centers. Thu, 07 Jun 2018 10:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180607/NJBIZ01/180609863&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180607/NJBIZ01/180609868&source=RSS Manufacturing council Other states vie to poach NJ companies Manufacturing jobs are growing in New Jersey, though some companies struggle to find enough skilled employees. Thu, 07 Jun 2018 08:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180607/NJBIZ01/180609868&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180604/NJBIZ01/180609940&source=RSS Mimeo to move 116 printing jobs to Tennessee Mimeo, an online content management, printing, and distribution company, will close its Newark production facility this summer, taking 116 jobs to Memphis, Tenn. Mon, 04 Jun 2018 11:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180604/NJBIZ01/180609940&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529944&source=RSS Manufacturing Cabinet formed to train workers A Manufacturing Cabinet has been formed by accounting and tax firm WithumSmithBrown, the Morris County Chamber of Commerce, Somerset County Business Partnership and the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program. Tue, 22 May 2018 14:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529944&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529993&source=RSS NJMEP, nonprofit combine to prepare next-gen workforce It doesn't help manufacturers' recruiting efforts that their prospects believe &#8212 wrongly, in most cases &#8212 that the positions they seek to fill are low-paying. Sun, 20 May 2018 22:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180514/NJBIZ01/180519915&source=RSS Turtle Hughes names Shanahan co-CEO Kathleen Shanahan has been selected co-CEO of the board of directors of Linden-based electrical and industrial distribution company Turtle Hughes. Mon, 14 May 2018 13:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180514/NJBIZ01/180519915&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180514/NJBIZ01/180519927&source=RSS CCM to construct engineering and manufacturing center County College of Morris will construct a 10 million, 30,000-square-foot engineering and manufacturing building in Randolph to allow for an expansion of its educational- and workforce-development programs. Mon, 14 May 2018 09:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180514/NJBIZ01/180519927&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180416/NJBIZ01/180419885&source=RSS NJMEP fighting 'constant battle' to fill skills gap Addressing a seemingly never-ending shortfall of skilled labor, the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program has helped raise skill levels of employees and recruits for some 5,000 manufacturers and other companies operating in the state during the past 18 years. Sun, 15 Apr 2018 08:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180416/NJBIZ01/180419885&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180413/NJBIZ01/180419908&source=RSS Plastics manufacturer cited for safety failures, faces proposed penalties of 435K The U. S. Department of Labor&#8217s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited New Jersey plastics manufacturer Douglas Stephen Plastics Inc. for exposing employees to safety and health hazards at its Paterson facility and proposed penalties of 435,679. Fri, 13 Apr 2018 12:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180413/NJBIZ01/180419908&source=RSS