NJBIZ - South Jersey http://www.njbiz.com/section/southNJ South Jersey News en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Thu, 03 Sep 2015 03:45:37 EST Thu, 03 Sep 2015 03:45:37 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150902/NJBIZ01/150909952&source=RSS N.J. Chamber lays out framework for Atlantic City business summit New Jersey Chamber of Commerce President Tom Bracken said Wednesday that the state's legislative leaders will be attending the business summit later this month in Atlantic City that the chamber is hosting in conjunction with a number of regional chambers and trade organizations. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150902/NJBIZ01/150909952&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150902/NJBIZ01/150909963&source=RSS U.S. job growth continues at steady pace, ADP says Job growth nationwide remained strong in August, according to Roseland-based human resources and payroll firm ADP. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150902/NJBIZ01/150909963&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150831/NJBIZ01/308319997&source=RSS Bridor doubling down on Jersey Bridor U. S. A. &#8212 a Quebec-based producer of authentic croissants, pastries and breads &#8212 just completed a 32 million expansion of its Vineland facility and added 45 new jobs in June. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150831/NJBIZ01/308319997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150831/NJBIZ01/150839981&source=RSS Sweeney still committed to passing paid sick leave, hospital tax bills, report says Senate President Steve Sweeney says he's still committed to passing a statewide paid sick leave bill, but it may have to wait until after this November's coming legislative election, according to a new report Monday by The Star-Ledger. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150831/NJBIZ01/150839981&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150828/NJBIZ01/150829776&source=RSS Generic topical maker buys Vineland building IGI Laboratories Inc. is expanding its headquarters with the acquisition of a building in Vineland, according to real estate firm Wolf Commercial Real Estate. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150828/NJBIZ01/150829776&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150827/NJBIZ01/150829812&source=RSS Several N.J. colleges among the Top 100 in the U.S. for earnings potential Of course, college is a place for higher learning, a place for young students to flirt with various disciplines and dip their toes into the waters of adulthood. It's also a serious financial investment. With this fact in mind, Payscale. com compiled a list of over 1,000 colleges and ranked them in order of the schools with the highest-paid. . . Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150827/NJBIZ01/150829812&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829841&source=RSS N.J. health care organizations get 2M in funding through two programs A number of health care organizations in New Jersey are receiving an influx of cash, as two initiatives pump more than 2 million into the state to bolster treatment of so-called &#8220vulnerable&#8221 populations. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829841&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829859&source=RSS What are the Top 5 privately held companies in each county? Among the NJBIZ Top 100 Privately Held Companies, there are certainly geographic patterns that can be picked out. Bergen and Morris counties with their bevy of corporate headquarters, or Essex County and its many big-name law firms, are well-represented on the list. But nearly every one of New Jersey's 21 counties has at least a handful of. . . Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829859&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829862&source=RSS N.J.'s Top 100 Privately Held Companies Who are the billion-dollar businesses? They are the biggest privately held companies in New Jersey, with revenues ranging into the billions of dollars. They are manufacturers, IT firms, supermarket owners and more. You know many of their names. But do you know how they stack up against their Garden State peers? Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829862&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829865&source=RSS Federal appeals court rules against latest N.J. sports betting effort Judges at the U. S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia ruled in a 2-to-1 vote Tuesday against the legalization of sports betting in New Jersey, squashing the state's latest of several attempts at doing so and sending proponents back to the drawing board. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829865&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829866&source=RSS Market's wild ride should remind 401k investors to examine holdings After more than two decades in the finance world, it would take a lot to catch Kevin Mahn off guard. As such, Monday's decline in the stock market wasn't much of a surprise for the president and chief investment officer at Parsippany-based Hennion Walsh Asset Management Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829866&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829875&source=RSS Brick real estate group acquires Camden housing community A private equity real estate group has acquired an affordable housing community in Camden, with plans for a 1. 5 million capital improvement program. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 11:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829875&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829877&source=RSS Services sector reports slight improvement in August for South Jersey, Philly area Nonmanufacturing activity in the region that includes southern New Jersey improved slightly in August, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829877&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829883&source=RSS N.J.'s best place to start a business may not be where you expect It may be wise for New Jersey's small businesses to &#8220think big,&#8221 but when it comes to where to locate, it may instead be wise to think small &#8212 as in small towns. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 09:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829883&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829912&source=RSS Kennedy facility named 'Center of Excellence' for lung cancer screening The Kennedy Cancer Center in Sewell has been named a &#8220Screening Center of Excellence&#8221 by the Lung Cancer Alliance, it announced Monday. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/308249995&source=RSS TOP 100 NFI feels diversifying its services will help already successful family company dramatically increase results In today's globalized economy, there's always something to be said for a family-run company. There's even more to be said when that company has been in business for more than 80 years, spanning three generations, and is still growing strong under the same family name. Fri, 21 Aug 2015 10:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/308249995&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150821/NJBIZ01/150829931&source=RSS There's a lot of pride around the state, but what about from outside? While the Garden State's most visible cultural export in recent years has been the &#8220Jersey Shore&#8221 reality series, a recent Rutgers-Eagleton poll suggests there's more to the state once you know it like its residents do. Fri, 21 Aug 2015 11:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150821/NJBIZ01/150829931&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150820/NJBIZ01/150829969&source=RSS N.J. lost over 26k jobs in last two months According to new data released Thursday by the state Department of Labor and Workforce Development, New Jersey lost over 13,000 jobs last month. In addition, newly revised data shows that more than 12,000 additional jobs were lost in June. Thu, 20 Aug 2015 12:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150820/NJBIZ01/150829969&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150820/NJBIZ01/150829976&source=RSS N.J. security firm adds CEO, partner Protocol Security Partners, a Blackwood-based security and investigative service, announced Thursday it has appointed a new CEO and partner. Thu, 20 Aug 2015 11:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150820/NJBIZ01/150829976&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150820/NJBIZ01/150829977&source=RSS Kennedy Health names SVP of technology and program services Voorhees-based Kennedy Health announced Thursday that it has promoted Thomas J. Balcavage to senior vice president of technology and program services. Thu, 20 Aug 2015 10:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150820/NJBIZ01/150829977&source=RSS