NJBIZ - Manufacturing http://www.njbiz.com/section/manufacturing Manufacturing Manufacturing en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Thu, 26 May 2016 18:57:32 EST Thu, 26 May 2016 18:57:32 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160525/NJBIZ01/160529877&source=RSS Packaging company closing Piscataway facility 117 jobs will be lost A global packaging company is closing its Piscataway folding carton facility, leaving 117 workers without jobs, it confirmed Wednesday. Wed, 25 May 2016 13:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160525/NJBIZ01/160529877&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160524/NJBIZ01/160529913&source=RSS South Jersey nonmanufacturing industry remains optimistic South Jersey firms in the nonmanufacturing are remaining optimistic about the economy, according to the latest report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. Tue, 24 May 2016 11:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160524/NJBIZ01/160529913&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160524/NJBIZ01/160529916&source=RSS Cranbury plant included in sale of ConAgra's flavors and seasonings unit A spice business with a plant in Cranbury has been sold by its parent, ConAgra Foods Inc. , the Nebraska company announced Tuesday. Tue, 24 May 2016 10:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160524/NJBIZ01/160529916&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160524/NJBIZ01/160529917&source=RSS Denholtz remediating, restoring Franklin manufacturing facility Denholtz Associates is hoping to bring a long-vacant Franklin building back to life after acquiring it and developing a plan for environmental remediation and renovation, the developer announced recently. Tue, 24 May 2016 10:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160524/NJBIZ01/160529917&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/305239997&source=RSS Speakeasy Examining women's role in supply chain SpeakEasy is a running feature in NJBIZ in which we recap a presentation given by key business leaders around the state at one of New Jersey's many conferences and events. This report is based on a panel between Rutgers University students in supply chain management and industry leaders at the Women in Supply Chain Symposium held at the Rutgers. . . Fri, 20 May 2016 10:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/305239997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160520/NJBIZ01/160529981&source=RSS Toys R Us appoints president, Asia Pacific Wayne-based Toys R Us Inc. has appointed Andre Javes president, Asia Pacific, effective May 27. Fri, 20 May 2016 10:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160520/NJBIZ01/160529981&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160520/NJBIZ01/160529982&source=RSS More cargo means higher ranking for Port of N.Y. and N.J., CBRE says A larger share of seaborne cargo deliveries shifted eastward last year, pushing the Port of New York and New Jersey up one spot to No. 2 in an annual seaport and logistics ranking by CBRE Group. Fri, 20 May 2016 09:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160520/NJBIZ01/160529982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160519/NJBIZ01/160519754&source=RSS Philly Fed finds negative growth in manufacturing activity The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia reported Thursday that there has been weak growth in manufacturing activity in May in the region that includes South Jersey. Thu, 19 May 2016 10:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160519/NJBIZ01/160519754&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160517/NJBIZ01/160519814&source=RSS On-spec logistics center adds to influx of development in Florence The newly announced Amazon fulfillment center in Florence is about to have company, as a developer moves ahead with plans for a new big-box distribution center across the street. Tue, 17 May 2016 10:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160517/NJBIZ01/160519814&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160517/NJBIZ01/160519818&source=RSS Eyewear company names pair of SVPs Somerville-based Marcolin USA Eyewear Corp. named a pair of senior vice presidents Tuesday. Tue, 17 May 2016 09:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160517/NJBIZ01/160519818&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160516/NJBIZ01/160519849&source=RSS Warehouse's locked exit route could cost it again, OSHA says A Passaic distribution warehouse apparently didn't learn from a previous citation, and faces more than 112,000 in fines as a result, the U. S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration said Monday. Mon, 16 May 2016 11:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160516/NJBIZ01/160519849&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160516/NJBIZ01/305169990&source=RSS Finding a secure spot in the home security business Supreme Security, after getting through economic downturn, is in expansion mood It turns out that even the installation and monitoring of home security systems isn't recession-proof. That's what Supreme Security Systems discovered from its Union headquarters during the recent economic downturn. Fri, 13 May 2016 11:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160516/NJBIZ01/305169990&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160512/NJBIZ01/160519917&source=RSS Honeywell spinning off 1.3B resins and chemicals unit Honeywell announced Thursday it is spinning off its resins and chemicals business into a standalone, publicly traded company. Thu, 12 May 2016 10:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160512/NJBIZ01/160519917&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160509/NJBIZ01/305099998&source=RSS Bright ideas Choi feels her willingness to change company culture is why Moonachie-based Bulbrite still has shining future After eight years at her father's company, Cathy Choi felt confident in her ability to lead as president in 2009. She now had to convince her team &#8212 and her father, Andrew Choi &#8212 that her distinctive leadership style was key to growing the business. Fri, 06 May 2016 11:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160509/NJBIZ01/305099998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160509/NJBIZ01/305099999&source=RSS Hospitals are struggling for cost certainty Ten years ago, a health care facility struggling to maintain a supply of salt water saline or sugar water dextrose intravenous solutions may only have been found in a remote village in a developing country. Fri, 06 May 2016 11:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160509/NJBIZ01/305099999&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160506/NJBIZ01/160509858&source=RSS Joint venture breaks ground on Elizabeth warehouse facility A joint venture between Elberon Development Group and The Avidan Group LLC broke ground recently on a 90,000-square-foot warehouse and distribution facility in Elizabeth. Fri, 06 May 2016 10:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160506/NJBIZ01/160509858&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160506/NJBIZ01/160509865&source=RSS Colgate moving Morristown operations to the Carolinas 300 jobs could be lost Colgate-Palmolive is shuttering its Morristown production facility as part of a previously announced restructuring, affecting as many as 300 jobs, the company said recently. Fri, 06 May 2016 09:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160506/NJBIZ01/160509865&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160427/NJBIZ01/160429810&source=RSS JJ Consumer acquires skin-care company Johnson Johnson Consumer Inc. has agreed to acquire a Princeton-based dermocosmetics company, it announced Tuesday. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 10:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160427/NJBIZ01/160429810&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160427/NJBIZ01/160429813&source=RSS Amazon to open two more fulfillment centers in New Jersey Amazon announced Wednesday morning that it plans to open two more fulfillment centers in New Jersey the move will add more than 2,000 full-time jobs to the state. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 09:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160427/NJBIZ01/160429813&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160426/NJBIZ01/160429842&source=RSS Unilever closing Englewood Cliffs call center as it outsources services 106 jobs to be lost Unilever is closing its consumer engagement center in Englewood Cliffs, jeopardizing 106 jobs, the company confirmed Tuesday. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 11:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160426/NJBIZ01/160429842&source=RSS