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Allied Specialty Foods serving up 70 jobs in Vineland.

VINELAND, N.J. — Allied Specialty Foods is investing more than $14 million in a new 75,000-square-foot facility located on 8.8 acres in the Vineland Industrial Park. The expansion is expected to add another 70 jobs to the company’s 130 current em ...

PizzaRev will open shops across New Jersey.

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — PizzaRev has recently inked an agreement to build franchises across New Jersey. The company, which specializes in a “craft your own” approach to pizza making, is in the middle of an expansion program. “After doing ...

Workwave to host career fair in Neptune.

NEPTUNE, N.J. — Fleet management solutions company WorkWave will host a career fair at its corporate headquarters in Neptune. The fair will run from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12. The fair invites local talent, both entry level and experienced ...

150 jobs bounce into South Plainfield trampoline park.

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N. J. — South Plainfield will be the site of the newest franchise of the Sky Zone Trampoline Park. The park, which will employ 150 part-timers, will open in the middle of December. Sky Zone advertises itself as the world’s first ...

Key Food acquires A&P stores, saves New Jersey Jobs.

TRENTON, N.J. — Independently owned and operated Key Food Stores is purchasing 23 new stores from the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, saving 1,800 jobs, many of those in New Jersey. The deal is expected to add $2.3 billion to annual retail sa ...

West Elm comes to Red Bank, bringing 25-30 jobs.

RED BANK, N.J. — West Elm, the home furnishing store based in Brooklyn, will soon open its third store in New Jersey, bringing 25-30 jobs upon opening. The more than 11,000-square-foot store will open with West Elm’s holiday assortment including Fair ...

New Jersey gains 20,200 jobs over the last two months.

TRENTON, N.J. — 20,200 jobs were created in New Jersey between August and September, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics. The unemployment rate fell to 5.6%. The BLS reported August employment estimates were much higher than initially reported, rea ...

Hoboken gets Engel & Völkers, plus 41 jobs.

HOBOKEN, N.J. — Hoboken will get its first Engel & Völkers real estate office soon. The opening is in conjunction with expansion nationwide and the company’s recent partnership with New Jersey’s Empire Realty Group. Engel & Völker ...

Cherry Hill helps heroes help themselves.

CHERRY HILL, N.J. — Crowne Plaza was the site of the “Help Our Heroes – Help Your Business” event held recently in Cherry Hill. The Chamber of Commerce of Southern New Jersey joined in the event, which was geared towards helping veter ...

Prudential Tower in Newark brings more than 1,000 jobs.

NEWARK, N.J. — Prudential Financial’s recently completed 20-story office tower on Broad Street resulted in more than 1,000 temporary jobs and 400 permanent ones. More jobs are expected in the near future, as a result of the project. “There is ...

13,800 jobs added, unemployment drops in New Jersey.

TRENTON, N.J. — For three months in a row, the unemployment rate in New Jersey has dropped. As of the end of August, the unemployment rate in the state was third 5.7 percent. In the private sector, the U.S. Bureau Of Labor Statistics estimates an incr ...

Immigrant plants seeds, grows 14 jobs in the process.

MILFORD, N. J. — Hector Perez never expected that 14 years after immigrating to the United States, he would not only learn English, but also become the owner of a business that employs 14 people. Perez is the owner of Jersey Farm Produce, a Milford-bas ...

New Jersey’s unemployment lowest since 2008.

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey reported its lowest unemployment rate since 2008 for the month of June. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported the state’s private sector added 23.200 in the first six months of this year. New Jersey’s unemployme ...

Aldi plans new store, jobs in South Jersey.

NEW JERSEY — Aldi plans to hire 350 employees at its stores in South Jersey and Pennsylvania. The grocer is in the midst of a rapid expansion in the region. Last year, it purchased 66 Bottom Dollar grocery stores, many of which it plans to reopen as Ald ...