Ohio company buys Newark chemicals and ingredients firm

A Newark-based specialty chemicals and ingredients distributor has been acquired by an Ohio-based company in the same field, according to a recent news release. Avon, Ohio-based Maroon Group LLC, which is comprised of several regional...

Executive Moves: Diversified Properties, SGW and more

Executive Moves is an occasional feature on ROI-NJ.com describing some of the important personnel changes in the New Jersey business community. Reports are based on news releases, edited for content, clarity and style. Douglas Angoff,...

Crafts provider Horizon Group names Hsu as CEO

Horizon Group USA, a Warren-based provider of crafts and craft activity kits, announced on Tuesday it has named Janet Hsu as CEO. Currently, Hsu is the chief franchise management officer at Mattel Inc., overseeing partnerships,...

Mixing economics with politics: Importance of Hispanic business community is growing with politicians

Luis De La Hoz, the vice chairman of the Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey, gushed about his trip to the governor’s mansion Thursday. De La Hoz and many other members of the...

Repêchage hosts SobelCo’s ‘Women in International Trade Roundtable’

Repêchage, a seaweed-based skincare company, announced recently it hosted SobelCo's 'Women in International Trade Roundtable' at its headquarters in Secaucus. The event was hosted by Repêchage alongside Colleen Logan, marketing director for SobelCo, and Sally...

PBF Logistics closes deal for CPI’s East Coast storage assets

Parsippany-based PBF Logistics L.P. has completed its previously announced acquisition of CPI Operations LLC for $107 million, it announced Monday. The acquisition includes a storage facility and other assets located on the Delaware River and near...

Catalent acquires Japan-based facility to provide more robust clinical supply solutions

Catalent, a Somerset-based provider of clinical supply services, announced on Thursday it has acquired a clinical packaging facility in Japan from Teva-Takeda Pharmaceuticals. The 60,000-square-foot Minakuchi-based facility will establish a new clinical GMP manufacturing and...

EisnerAmper opens new location in San Francisco

EisnerAmper LLP announced Tuesday it has opened a new space in the Financial District in San Francisco. The property, located at One California St., is comprised of 12,000 square feet and will accommodate 50 or...

M&A experts say pandemic has brought sharp decline in activity … for several reasons

After a hot few years for mergers and acquisitions, local experts checking the market's temperature today say it's in no way immune to the pandemic's chilling effect. Throughout the peaks and valleys of COVID-19's local...

Plymouth Rock finalizes Rider Insurance Co. acquisition

Woodbridge-based Plymouth Rock Assurance announced Friday it has finalized its acquisition of Springfield-based motorcycle insurance carrier Rider Insurance Co. Rider is the largest motorcycle insurance provider in New Jersey, Plymouth said, and the only carrier exclusively...

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Investment firm hires CEO for health care portfolio company

Ignite Venture Studio, a Princeton-based investment company focused on the digital health and beauty sectors, has hired a CEO for a new portfolio company...