RCBC to oversee N.J. logistics development center

Rowan College at Burlington County’s Workforce Development Institute was chosen to oversee the state’s Transportation, Logistics & Distribution Talent Development Center. RCBC will receive $1.2 million to serve as a center of excellence in the...

‘This isn’t a union issue — it’s a fairness issue’: Underground construction economy’s impact

John Ballantyne doesn’t want to turn the discussion about New Jersey’s underground construction economy into a referendum on the use of union vs. nonunion workers. He knows what that will bring: Either a back-and-forth on...

Lineage Logistics acquires Perth Amboy-based Preferred Freezer Services

Lineage Logistics, a Novi, Michigan-based provider of temperature-controlled logistics solutions, announced Monday it has acquired Preferred Freezer Services, a Perth Amboy-based network of temperature-controlled warehouses. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “We are thrilled...

Ørsted announces partnership with North America’s Building Trades Unions

Ørsted, the global leader in offshore wind development, is expected to be approved to build a wind farm off the coast of Atlantic City. If it does, it will use union labor. In a landmark...

Tomar Industries acquires 6th company in 25 years

Freehold-based packaging and supplies company Tomar Industries is going to acquire Avenel-based competitor Falcon Supply Co., its sixth acquisition since 1994. Falcon has been in business for 42 years. Under terms of the deal, sales professionals...

SITO Mobile names SVP of channel partnerships

SITO Mobile Ltd., a Jersey City-based consumer sciences firm, announced Thursday it has named Matt Murphy its new senior vice president of channel partnerships. In this role, Murphy will be responsible for all channel sales...

Bihler building new facility at Phillipsburg campus

Bihler of America, an automation solutions company, is expanding its facilities in Phillipsburg, it announced Monday. The company, which served the manufacturing industry and others, has two existing manufacturing plants on a 12-acre corporate campus...

NJ Transit exploring sale of air and land rights around train stations

New Jersey Transit Executive Director Kevin Corbett said the state is looking into ways to sell air rights — or development rights — above and adjacent to rail stations in New Jersey. The idea, which...

Executive Moves: Mandelbaum Salsburg, Gebroe-Hammer 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. Bruce Feffer,...

Investing in green stormwater infrastructure is good for business

With unemployment numbers soaring and businesses shutting down for good across the country, Congress and the White House are looking to stimulate the economy through an infrastructure investment bill this year. With the aim...

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