On Thursday, March 26 at 4:00 pm, NJBIA will be hosting a conference call exclusively for our manufacturing industry members. The agenda will include an update on executive and legislative matters relating to the COVID-19 crisis and Governor Murphy’s Executive Order 107, as well as a discussion on how our manufacturers are meeting critical needs […]
Dear NJBIA Manufacturer: NJBIA has been hearing similar questions from multiple manufacturers concerned about how Governor Murphy’s COVID-19/social distancing restrictions may impact them and their potential late shifts that fall within the restricted 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. window. The good news is that as of March 16, the restrictions do not seem to directly […]
On Friday, October 25 the legislative manufacturing caucus announced their priorities focusing on four key themes: Improving Workforce Development, Supporting Innovation Ecosystem & Infrastructure, Reducing Burdensome over-Regulation, and Lowering the Cost of Doing Business. NJBIA looks forward to working with the Legislature to advance these priorities supports the priorities as they are keenly aligned to […]
NJ Receives a Cumulative Grade of “D+” in the 2019 Manufacturing Score Card. NJ’s tax climate, expected fiscal liability gap, and sector diversification all scored an “F”, resulting in a poor overall grade for NJ’s manufacturing health.
On Thursday, May 23, 2019, the NJEDA and Ocean County Vocational Technical School signed a Memorandum of Understanding at OCVTS in Jackson officially kicking off the Manufacturing Policy Academy’s Marketing and Outreach Pilot. The MOU makes official NJEDA and OCVTS’ partnership in providing free field trips for Ocean County students to visit local advanced manufacturing […]