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Advice from WIA event: Speaking up is first step to fighting gender bias

Cecilia Coakley had advice for the women in the audience looking to improve their careers while fighting potential gender bias: Speak up. And to more people. Coakley, a senior vice president at MWW PR, said...

CURE insurance lands naming rights to Trenton arena

Princeton-based CURE Auto Insurance has acquired the naming rights to the multipurpose arena in Trenton, according to facility manager Spectra by Comcast Spectacor. The unit of Comcast Corp. said Thursday that the Mercer County-owned arena,...

Lawsuit jeopardizes Campbell’s $700M deal for Pacific Foods

Campbell Soup Co. has told Pacific Foods of Oregon that it could call off its $700 million acquisition if the latter company fails to resolve a $250 million shareholder lawsuit within 60 days. The Camden-based...

Sayreville food-packaging manufacturer opening Texas plant

Sayreville’s Sabert Corp. will celebrate 35 years in business next year by opening a manufacturing facility in Texas. The company, which manufactures food-packaging products and solutions, is expected to bring 125 jobs to Greenville, Texas,...

J.D. Power airport satisfaction survey: Guess how area facilities fared

While passenger satisfaction with the nation’s airports has reached an all-time high in a recent survey, as local business travelers might have guessed, the region’s facilities didn’t fare so well. J.D. Power’s 2017 North America...

Family-owned Village Super Market firm names new CEO, chairman

Village Super Market Inc. will get a new leader, while still keeping it in the family. The Springfield-based company started by Nick and Perry Sumas in 1937 operates 29 ShopRite supermarkets in New Jersey, eastern...

7 N.J. firms on Working Mother best companies list, including 4 in Top 10

Working Mother is out with its 2017 list of the 100 Best Companies for working moms, and seven New Jersey firms made the cut. Companies were chosen based on applications that included more than 100...

Owners of Pru Center, Devils create sports & entertainment company

Calling it a vehicle to accelerate growth of their numerous sports and entertainment properties, Prudential Center and New Jersey Devils owners Josh Harris and David Blitzer announced the formation of Harris Blitzer Sports &...

Kings’ CEO implores women: ‘Assume position of authority’

Judith Spires, the chairman and CEO of Kings Food Markets, overcame a lot of obstacles to become one of the top executives in the state. She doesn’t list being a woman as one of them. Spires,...

Red Bank’s Count Basie Theatre launches $23M expansion project

The Count Basie Theatre marked the start of its $23 million expansion with a $2 million gift announcement and a visit from “Little Steven” Van Zandt. The E-Street Band guitarist and his wife serve as...

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Ocean Power Technologies signs agreement with AltaSea to advance wave power projects

Monroe township-based Ocean Power Technologies recently announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with AltaSea at the Port of Los Angeles. The joint...

Atlantic City’s Baltic Avenue Canal being rebuilt to meet needs of future

Construction is underway on a major infrastructure project in Atlantic City, designed for stormwater management in the city’s neighborhoods, according to a recent announcement...

Pallone secures $1.25M for Alberta Lake Environmental Cleanup and Restoration Project in Neptune 

U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone recently secured $1.25 million in Community Project Funding for the Alberta Lake Environmental Cleanup and Restoration Project in Neptune Township....

Why New Jersey needs to embrace crypto

New Jersey has a long history of fostering and investing into innovation; crypto is simply the next step in that process. With other states making...

Wolkenberg to succeed Boone as chief of staff for Lt. Gov. Way

Corey Wolkenberg will succeed Jay Boone as the chief of staff for Lt. Gov. Tahesha Way, the Lieutenant Governor’s Office announced Monday. Boone, who is...