NJBIZ - Central Jersey http://www.njbiz.com/section/centralNJ Central Jersey News en-us Copyright 2014 NJBIZ Sat, 20 Dec 2014 20:55:53 EST Sat, 20 Dec 2014 20:55:53 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219724&source=RSS MonoSol shuffles executives as it focuses on key product Princeton-based MonoSol Rx has announced an executive restructuring, aiming to expedite the advancement of its PharmaFilm technology. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219724&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219729&source=RSS Two buildings in the Brunswicks acquired by Principal Real Estate Investors Principal Real Estate Investors has acquired two industrial buildings, one in North Brunswick and the other in New Brunswick, according to Cushman Wakefield. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219729&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219750&source=RSS Merck pays 110M-plus for Swiss company and its cancer drug Merck announced Thursday that it has acquired a Swiss biotechnology company for 110 million upfront, plus additional milestone payments of up to 265 million. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219750&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219758&source=RSS Business solutions firm names two executives to posts in Asia Business solutions firm ORC International announced Thursday that it is expanding its management team to reflect recent strong growth in the Asia-Pacific region. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219758&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219780&source=RSS BioNJ announces training and development academy BioNJ, a 400-member network representing research-based life sciences companies, announced Wednesday the launch of The Academy at BioNJ, a training and development program. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219780&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219785&source=RSS Merck donates lab equipment to Stevens Institute Merck, the Whitehouse Station-based international pharmaceutical company, has donated a collection of laboratory equipment to Stevens Institute of Technology to establish a new biophysical chemistry laboratory within the biotechnology and drug discovery laboratory. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219785&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219788&source=RSS Chambers Street sells four buildings for 66.3M Princeton-based Chambers Street Properties announced Wednesday that it has sold its share of four office buildings for a total of 66. 3 million. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219788&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219815&source=RSS The growing gap between New Jersey and the national economy It&#8217s no secret that the closing of four of Atlantic City&#8217s casinos, and the potential closing of a fifth, has the potential to be a tremendous blow to the state&#8217s economy. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219815&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219816&source=RSS Union County sells Berkeley Heights hospital for 26M Union County announced Tuesday that it has finalized the 26 million cash sale of its Runnells Specialized Hospital, a skilled nursing facility in Berkeley Heights, to the Center Management Group of Flushing, New York. The county said the deal will save up to 52 million over the next five years and generate an estimated 500,000 in new property. . . Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219816&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219821&source=RSS Two N.J. insurance agencies merge A pair of family-owned insurance agencies announced their merger Tuesday. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219821&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219843&source=RSS Cushman Wakefield to acquire regional investment sales firm Massey Knakal Cushman Wakefield has agreed to acquire Massey Knakal Realty Services, adding one of the region&#8217s top investment sales firms to the ranks of the real estate brokerage giant. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219843&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219844&source=RSS Packaging company opens U.S. headquarters in Hamilton Romaco North America, a subsidiary of packaging technologies company Romaco Group, officially opened its first U. S. headquarters in Hamilton earlier this month. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219844&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219850&source=RSS Monmouth REIT acquires Jim Beam-leased building in Kentucky Freehold-based Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation announced Monday that it has acquired a Jim Beam Brands Co. -leased industrial building for 28 million. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219850&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219852&source=RSS Rutgers-Eagleton poll Most New Jerseyans skipped Black Friday sales According to a new Rutgers-Eagleton poll, less than 40 percent of New Jersey residents shopped on Black Friday. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219852&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219853&source=RSS Moving company CEO sees trends in major companies' comings and goings New Jersey remains a major corporate headquarters hub &#8212 especially for the pharmaceutical and financial service industries &#8212 and the state's economy benefits when corporations are encouraged to base their operations here, said Peter Toscano, whose Elizabeth moving company relocates corporate executives to the state nationally and. . . Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219853&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219891&source=RSS The next generation of Newark Gerard Barrett sees what many other developers see in Newark &#8212 a well-located, well-connected urban hub with the potential to grow into something more. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219891&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219892&source=RSS Developers There's still high ceiling for e-commerce For Forsgate Industrial Partners, the site of an aging warehouse in Teterboro is about to be reborn. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219892&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141212/NJBIZ01/141219898&source=RSS N.J. Hispanic leader joins Horizon BCBSNJ to promote Latinos' access to health care Carlos Medina, chairman of the New Jersey Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, joined Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey at the Newport Center Mall in Jersey City to urge Latinos to purchase 2015 health coverage during open enrollment. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 09:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141212/NJBIZ01/141219898&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141211/NJBIZ01/141219938&source=RSS Hillsborough packaging manufacturer acquired by Pretium Packaging Tri-Delta Plastics, a Hillsborough-based manufacture of packaging products, has been acquired by Pretium Packaging, the Chesterfield, Missouri-based supplier of custom-blown molded packaging solutions announced Thursday. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141211/NJBIZ01/141219938&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141211/NJBIZ01/141219942&source=RSS Trenton alliance to field test health care 'Action Guide' The Trenton Health Team is one of 10 health care organizations in the U. S. that has been chosen to field test ideas for improving the health of their communities. The National Quality Forum has tapped THT and nine other U. S. health groups to test its &#8220Action Guide 1. 0,&#8221 a collection of research-based approaches to population health. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 10:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141211/NJBIZ01/141219942&source=RSS