NJBIZ - South Jersey http://www.njbiz.com/section/southNJ South Jersey News en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:56:40 EST Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:56:40 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171122/NJBIZ01/171129923&source=RSS Small Business Saturday to benefit NJ consumers and businesses Mom and pop shops around New Jersey are gearing up for Small Business Saturday, a shopping holiday created to encourage consumers to spend their money on Main Street. Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171122/NJBIZ01/171129923&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171121/NJBIZ01/171129962&source=RSS Retail outlook to remain positive during the holidays, multiple firms report Commercial real estate firms CBRE and Levin Management Corp. both announced they expect brick-and-mortar to see a boost from holiday shopping in the coming weeks. Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171121/NJBIZ01/171129962&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171120/NJBIZ01/171129986&source=RSS Our point of view Let's get started on transportation infrastructure One of the main topics that came up repeatedly during the jousting of the gubernatorial election was the sorry state of New Jersey&#8217s transportation infrastructure. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171120/NJBIZ01/171129986&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171117/NJBIZ01/171119851&source=RSS Jobs report 2,600 new private-sectors jobs in October The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics released data that show New Jersey added 2,600 new jobs to the market for the month of October. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171117/NJBIZ01/171119851&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171116/NJBIZ01/171119882&source=RSS Attracting companies to the Garden State Choose New Jersey is an organization at the forefront of the state's economic development Whether it's recent efforts to attract Amazon's second corporate headquarters to New Jersey, incentivizing existing New Jersey companies to stay and expand here, or providing urban city initiatives to encourage small businesses to grow in the Garden State, Choose New Jersey has been at the forefront of successful economic development. Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171116/NJBIZ01/171119882&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171116/NJBIZ01/171119883&source=RSS NJBIZ names CFO of the Year winners for 2017 slideshow A crowd of more than 400 people gathered as NJBIZ named the winners of its 2017 CFO of the Year Awards on Oct. 10 at The Palace at Somerset Park. Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171116/NJBIZ01/171119883&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171116/NJBIZ01/171119885&source=RSS Capital Bank of New Jersey appoints new director Capital Bank of New Jersey, a South Jersey bank based in Vineland and owned by a variety of local stockholders, announced Thursday it has appointed James R. Haefele, CPA, to its board of directors. Thu, 16 Nov 2017 11:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171116/NJBIZ01/171119885&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171115/NJBIZ01/171119907&source=RSS State Senator introduces manufacturing-friendly bill State Senator Anthony Bucco R-25th District has introduced legislation to provide new tax incentives to businesses in financially distressed municipalities under the Grow New Jersey program. Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171115/NJBIZ01/171119907&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171114/NJBIZ01/171119921&source=RSS EDA awards nearly 220M in tax incentives to Ralph Lauren, Quest Diagnostics, others Mega projects for Ralph Lauren, Quest Diagnostics and LabCorp were approved to receive tax incentives from the NJ Economic Development Authority awarded during its meeting this month. Tue, 14 Nov 2017 13:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171114/NJBIZ01/171119921&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171109/NJBIZ01/171109839&source=RSS NJBIZ names Business of the Year finalists for 2017 The Business of the Year awards recognize New Jersey's top businesses and business leaders who share a commitment to professional excellence, business grown and the community. Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171109/NJBIZ01/171109839&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171108/INDINSIGHTS/171109861&source=RSS Letter to the editor A second response to 'elder care to get a lot more expensive' Dear Editor We have been following the recent Letters to the Editor regarding the article &#8220Elder care to get a lot more expensive&#8221 that appeared in the Oct. 16 NJBIZ &#8220Morning Roundup&#8221 and the subsequent responses back by Don Winant at the Commission on Accreditation for Home Care, Inc. and Lori Grifa, a partner at Archer . . . Wed, 08 Nov 2017 14:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171108/INDINSIGHTS/171109861&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171108/NJBIZ01/171109864&source=RSS CBRE arranges sale in Bellmawr, lease in Saddle Brook Royal Farms convenience store and gas station in Bellmawr recently traded for 6. 48 million as part of a 1031 exchange, brokerage CBRE announced. Wed, 08 Nov 2017 13:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171108/NJBIZ01/171109864&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171108/NJBIZ01/171109876&source=RSS Murphy, Democrats, ease to victory in election Democrat Phil Murphy will be New Jersey's next governor and will preside over a state senate and assembly that are both majority controlled by democrats. Wed, 08 Nov 2017 07:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171108/NJBIZ01/171109876&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171107/NJBIZ01/171109879&source=RSS Study Hunterdon County residents get most bang for property tax buck Despite having some of the highest property taxes in the country, there are places in New Jersey where they are a bargain, according to a study by New York City-based financial technology company SmartAsset. Tue, 07 Nov 2017 14:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171107/NJBIZ01/171109879&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171107/NJBIZ01/171109886&source=RSS NJ, nonprofit look to streamline state's credit system New Jersey is seeking to streamline the state&#8217s credential system. Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171107/NJBIZ01/171109886&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171106/NJBIZ01/171109903&source=RSS New Jersey's counties ranked by financial health When comparing the financial health of New Jersey&#8217s counties, Hunterdon County is the healthiest place to live in the Garden State, according to a study released by financial technology company SmartAsset. Mon, 06 Nov 2017 13:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171106/NJBIZ01/171109903&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171106/NJBIZ01/171109911&source=RSS Murphy leads Guadagno 12 points day before election It&#8217s the day before the election and it seemingly looks like Democratic candidate Phil Murphy will be New Jersey&#8217s next governor. Mon, 06 Nov 2017 10:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171106/NJBIZ01/171109911&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171102/NJBIZ01/171109959&source=RSS State legislative candidates spend record amounts in 2017 elections, according to data The 19. 3 million spent through Oct. 27 on the state's general Legislative races is an all-time high for New Jersey and nearly double the 10. 7 million spent in 2015, according to the state's Election Law Enforcement Commission. Thu, 02 Nov 2017 14:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171102/NJBIZ01/171109959&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171101/NJBIZ01/171109985&source=RSS NJBIA backs bond sale to renovate state libraries The New Jersey Business and Industry Association is supporting the state&#8217s proposal to sell 100 million in general obligation bonds, which will be in the form of Public Question No. 1 on the ballot Tuesday, November 7. Wed, 01 Nov 2017 14:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171101/NJBIZ01/171109985&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171031/NJBIZ01/171039952&source=RSS State files charges against Purdue Pharma over opioid crisis New Jersey has filed a five-count lawsuit against Connecticut-based Purdue Pharma for alleged improper marketing practices related to its opioid-based painkiller, oxycontin. Tue, 31 Oct 2017 11:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171031/NJBIZ01/171039952&source=RSS