NJBIZ - North Jersey http://www.njbiz.com/section/northNJ North Jersey News en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:27:50 EST Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:27:50 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150729/NJBIZ01/150729743&source=RSS Woodland Park chemicals company Cytec sold for 5.5B Woodland Park-based material and chemical technologies company Cytec Industries Inc. is being acquired by a Belgian firm in a deal worth 5. 5 billion. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150729/NJBIZ01/150729743&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150729/NJBIZ01/150729745&source=RSS Uber, still facing legislative uncertainty, opens its first brick-and-mortar location in the state After months of anticipation, ridesharing company Uber officially cut the ribbon Tuesday on its new partner support center on Washington Street in Hoboken. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150729/NJBIZ01/150729745&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150728/NJBIZ01/150729765&source=RSS Fragrance and cosmetics maker cited by OSHA A Cedar Grove maker of fragrances and cosmetics faces more than 50,000 in proposed penalties after allegedly exposing its workers to fire and explosion hazards, according to the U. S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150728/NJBIZ01/150729765&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150728/NJBIZ01/150729773&source=RSS Wyndham earnings rise, beating expectations Wyndham Worldwide Corporation said Tuesday its earnings rose 13 percent in the second quarter of 2015, topping analysts' expectations. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150728/NJBIZ01/150729773&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150728/NJBIZ01/150729775&source=RSS Vitamin Shoppe appoints new general counsel Vitamin Shoppe Inc. announced Tuesday that it has appointed David M. Kastin, senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, effective Aug. 17. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150728/NJBIZ01/150729775&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150728/NJBIZ01/150729776&source=RSS Real estate investors wary of tax changes say limiting Section 1031 would slow down sector &#8220What is your favorite section of the Internal Revenue Code?&#8221 It's an odd question for most people, but not for many real estate investors and professionals. Without hesitation, they would point to Section 1031, which enables someone to sell a property and defer taxes on capital gains if the proceeds are used to buy another like-kind. . . Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150728/NJBIZ01/150729776&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150728/NJBIZ01/150729777&source=RSS Honeywell paying 5.1B for heating and utility technology company Honeywell is paying about 5. 1 billion in cash for a British company's thermal gas solutions division, it announced Tuesday. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150728/NJBIZ01/150729777&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/150729800&source=RSS NAI Hanson inks lease deal for industrial building in Carlstadt NAI James E. Hanson announced Monday it has facilitated a full-building lease agreement with KS Trading Corporation at a newly-renovated industrial building, located at 495 Barell Ave. in Carlstadt. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/150729800&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/150729802&source=RSS East Orange multifamily portfolio fetches 5.5M Four East Orange multifamily properties have been sold for a total of 5. 5 million, according to the commercial real estate brokerage firm CBRE Group Inc. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/150729802&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/150729803&source=RSS N.J. providers earn 2.5M in bonuses from UnitedHealthcare Nearly 500 New Jersey doctors have received a total of about 2. 5 million in bonuses from UnitedHealthcare for excellence in treating its Medicare Advantage members, the insurer announced Monday. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/150729803&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/307279992&source=RSS The DAK Group specializes in middle-market MAs Michael Spingeld &#8212 former chief executive officer and president of Craftmaster Hardware in Northvale &#8212 wanted to grow his third-generation, security supplies distribution company. So he decided to sell it. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/307279992&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/307279993&source=RSS Made in the U.S.A. With more than 80 percent of the U. S. carpet market controlled by mills in Georgia, Alex Peykar knew his multimillion-dollar Saddle Brook-based manufacturing company was missing out. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/307279993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/150729825&source=RSS Cranbury biotech firm receives 31M in funding Cranbury-based biopharmaceutical company Oncobiologics Inc. said Monday that it has closed on 31 million in financing to support the continued development of its BioSymphony business model. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150727/NJBIZ01/150729825&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150724/NJBIZ01/150729839&source=RSS Crowdfunding bill advances to Christie's desk A bill that would allow private businesses in New Jersey to crowdfund through Web portals has received final legislative approval and is now heading to Gov. Chris Christie's desk for consideration. Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150724/NJBIZ01/150729839&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150724/NJBIZ01/150729861&source=RSS Caroline Dorsa, CFO of PSEG, retires Public Service Enterprise Group announced Friday that its chief financial officer, Caroline Dorsa, will retire during the fourth quarter. Fri, 24 Jul 2015 10:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150724/NJBIZ01/150729861&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150724/NJBIZ01/150729891&source=RSS NJBIZ announces CFO of the Year finalists NJBIZ is pleased to announce the finalists for its 2015 CFO of the Year awards. The CFO of the Year awards celebrate New Jersey's financial executives at all levels &#8212 including chief financial officers, controllers, chief accounting officers and more &#8212 who contribute to the economic growth of both their company and the Garden State. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150724/NJBIZ01/150729891&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150723/NJBIZ01/150729890&source=RSS Updated Drug development firm moving to Jersey City A North Carolina drug development company is selling off one of its businesses and moving to Jersey City, it announced Thursday. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150723/NJBIZ01/150729890&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150723/NJBIZ01/150729892&source=RSS BLS examines N.J. employment and wages, county by county New Jersey got mostly good economic news in a new study by the U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, as both employment and wages grew in 13 of the Garden State's 15 largest counties. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150723/NJBIZ01/150729892&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150723/NJBIZ01/150729898&source=RSS Brown Brothers Harriman moving to new Jersey City location Brown Brothers Harriman is moving its Jersey City Waterfront offices to Harborside Plaza 5, according to building owner Mack-Cali Realty Corporation. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 10:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150723/NJBIZ01/150729898&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150723/NJBIZ01/150729900&source=RSS Flooring retailer opens first N.J. location An Atlanta-based flooring retailer is opening its first New Jersey store on Thursday in Wayne, it announced recently. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 09:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150723/NJBIZ01/150729900&source=RSS