NJBIZ - en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:16:13 EST Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:16:13 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729909&source=RSS Most-read of the week Amazon leases 619K sq.ft. Teterboro warehouse A decades-old, nondescript warehouse in Teterboro is the latest industrial building to be gobbled up by Amazon. com as it continues to expand its footprint in northern New Jersey. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729909&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729910&source=RSS Most-read of the week N.Y. manufacturer chooses to consolidate teams in N.J., bringing 65 jobs to Somerset A New York-based technology solutions manufacturer is consolidating several manufacturing facilities in New York state into one in Somerset, it confirmed Monday. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729910&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729911&source=RSS Most-read of the week Asking rents rising on Hudson Waterfront, NGKF says A surging demand and a quickly dwindling supply has caused a notable bump in asking rents for office space along New Jersey's Hudson waterfront, according to Newmark Grubb Knight Frank. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729911&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729912&source=RSS Most-read of the week Trenton economic development group picks Brandywine's Sowa as founding CEO In an announcement held Monday morning at NJM Insurance Group in West Trenton, Greater Trenton unveiled Brandywine Realty Trust Executive Vice President George Sowa as its new founding CEO. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729913&source=RSS Most-read of the week iCIMS signs lease for new home at Bell Works Bell Works hosted a public lease signing with its newest tenant, software solutions company iCIMS, on Wednesday. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729913&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729914&source=RSS Most-read of the week Progresso plant in Vineland shuttered abruptly, union says 300-plus affected General Mills closed its Progresso soup plant in Vineland without warning on Thursday morning, according to a union representing some 300 employees there. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160723/NJBIZ01/160729914&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729916&source=RSS UNUSUAL North Miami shooting Boss of unarmed black man calls him a hero A video that shows an unarmed African-American man lying in the street with his arms in the air doesn't tell the whole story of what happened when North Miami police shot him earlier this week, a union official said. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729916&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729917&source=RSS Industry Insights Companies use crowdfunding-for-performance for philanthropy A QA with Christina Giunta-Quarino, director of community relations for New York Red Bulls and Erit Yellen, senior advisor, FanAngel, on how companies use crowdfunding-for-performance for philanthropy. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729917&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729918&source=RSS WORLD American on travel demand 'We do expect Europe to get worse' American Airlines officials refused to say Friday what changes they anticipate for flights to the United Kingdom. Rivals Delta Air Lines and United Airlines each have recently announced plans to reduce capacity this winter because of the Brexit vote to leave the European Union. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729918&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729919&source=RSS U.S. Donald Trump I wouldn't accept Ted Cruz's endorsement Ted Cruz won't endorse Donald Trump, but the Republican nominee said Friday he wouldn't take the support even if the Texas senator offered. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729919&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729920&source=RSS BUSINESS Verizon nears deal to acquire Yahoo Verizon Communications Inc. is nearing a deal to buy Yahoo! Inc. , beating out rival bidders for the iconic web pioneer, people familiar with the matter said. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729920&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729921&source=RSS Sweeney, Prieto announce new TTF deal with estate tax repeal Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto announced Friday that they had come to terms on a new agreement to replenish the state's depleted Transportation Trust Fund and gradually phase out the estate tax. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729921&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729922&source=RSS Reports Booker among finalists to be Clinton VP Former Secretary of State and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is set to announce her vice presidential running mate Friday afternoon and, according to some media reports, U. S. Sen. Cory Booker is among the three finalists for the job. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729922&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729929&source=RSS Honeywell lowers financial expectations despite higher earnings, splits a division Honeywell's earnings per share rose 10 percent for the second quarter of 2016, it said Friday, beating analysts' expectations, but it lowered sales expectations for the year despite quarterly growth. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729929&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/INDINSIGHTS/160729930&source=RSS Companies use crowdfunding-for-performance for philanthropy A QA with Christina Giunta-Quarino, director of community relations for New York Red Bulls and Erit Yellen, senior advisor, FanAngel, on how companies use crowdfunding-for-performance for philanthropy. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/INDINSIGHTS/160729930&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729931&source=RSS Lakeland Bank appoints 6 new officers Lakeland Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lakeland Bankcorp Inc. , has promoted and hired six new officers to its team, according to Thomas J. Shara, CEO and president of the bank. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729931&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729932&source=RSS A loan for love Promise Financial helps couples finance their wedding Perhaps it's a rhetorical question this time of year. What's harder to do Find the perfect person to marry &#8212 or find a way to pay for the perfect wedding? Joshua Jersey doesn&#8217t pretend to know the answer. But he and his co-founders feel there&#8217s a business opportunity in the puzzle. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729932&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729933&source=RSS Most-read Progresso plant in Vineland shuttered abruptly, union says 300-plus affected General Mills closed its Progresso soup plant in Vineland without warning on Thursday morning, according to a union representing some 300 employees there. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729933&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729934&source=RSS Interactive map N.J. in midst of new baby bust Summer is a time children enjoy playing, relaxing, and hanging out with friends, but New Jersey children have fewer kids to hang out with now than their older brothers and sisters did a few years ago. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729934&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729935&source=RSS At RNC 2016, this N.J. congressman stands alone Rep. Tom MacArthur is all by himself. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729935&source=RSS