Sullivan: Economic Recovery Act of 2020 is what N.J. needs to rebound from COVID-19

When Gov. Phil Murphy first outlined his vision for the next generation of economic development tools and incentives in 2018, no one could have predicted the situation we would find ourselves in just two...

Time for DOH to take action on problematic 2019 medical marijuana program RFA

With the passage of the Marijuana Legalization Amendment in November, legislative and regulatory focus has been diverted from New Jersey’s existing medical cannabis market, and to the promise of what is to come. There...

The truth about vaccines: They are safe and effective

Vaccines have played a critical role in reducing and eliminating the threat of many devastating infectious diseases and helped people of all ages live longer, healthier lives. Yet, today, people are reluctant to be...

Diversity is more than an HR program … it’s good for business

The case for building a culturally diverse workforce is stronger than ever. More than just a human resources program or a good public relations move in response to global demands for increased social awareness,...

Communicating with your team in wake of intense election

Wednesday, the day after Election Day, might be one of those days when leaders of companies or nonprofits feel the need to say something — but have no idea what to say. We’re close to...

5 reasons why Horizon should be allowed to invest in N.J. health tech companies

Over the last decade, New Jersey has grown its economy at half the pace of the nation, largely because we have generated half the number of growth companies than other states, according to McKinsey...

In wake of COVID-19, let’s reopen and rebuild N.J. on sound, long-term fiscal footing

I have been part of New Jersey business community for half a century. I have lived and raised my family in this state. New Jersey is blessed with some of the best demographics in the country...

Transportation accounts for 42% of global warming emissions in N.J. Here’s how electric cars...

Never have the impacts of climate change been so apparent and so impactful in our country. As a deadly wildfire season out West collides with a record-breaking Atlantic hurricane season, ominous-looking photos of red...

Why N.J. should not lock down again: Cases vs. infections

As Gov. Phil Murphy and everyone else in New Jersey debate the merits of a second state shutdown due to COVID-19, it is incredibly important to define what a case is and what an...

Legalization of cannabis should not prevent employers from maintaining drug-free workplace

Through the twists and turns on the road to legalized recreational cannabis in New Jersey, the New Jersey Business & Industry Association has charted a singular, center course — workplace safety protections. We always have maintained that legalization is...

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Woodmont, EverWest team up to acquire South Brunswick industrial building

Woodmont Industrial Partners and EverWest Real Estate Investors announced they have acquired a South Brunswick industrial facility. The partners acquired 461 Ridge Road, a 144,551-square-foot...

City of Vineland buys former highway products company HQ

The city of Vineland has purchased an industrial building for its Municipal Utilities Division, according to real estate firm WCRE. The firm said in a...

Mediterranean restaurant signs lease in Marlton, with midyear opening expected

A restaurant has signed a lease at a Marlton shopping center, according to real estate firm Vantage Commercial. The Olive Pit is slated to open...

Office market continued to struggle in Q4, CBRE report says

Office leasing in New Jersey continued to slump in the fourth quarter, according to the latest New Jersey Office MarketView report from CBRE. The real...

Restaurant relocates to larger space at Clarus Maplewood development

A Maplewood restaurant is relocating to a larger space at a boutique mixed-use community next door in Maplewood, the developer announced recently. JMF Properties said...