The Paterson Restoration Corporation (PRC) is establishing a food business incubation program in the City of Paterson, New Jersey, and has acquired a building to be utilized for this purpose located at 163-177 Pennsylvania Avenue. The PRC has also gained funding towards equipment purchase and building renovation, enabling this project... More >
In June of this year, the Rutgers Food Innovation Center (FIC) completed a feasibility study to assesses global best practices in business incubation and to determine the business model that will best maximize economic impacts and sustain such an incubation facility in the City of Paterson. In addition, the FIC... More >
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 26, 2016 Rutgers Food Innovation Center to Lead Feasibility Study with City of Paterson to Create Food Business Incubation Program Informational meeting for food entrepreneurs and businesses planned for February 23, 2016 PATERSON, NJ –The Rutgers Food Innovation Center (FIC) has been awarded a contract from... More >
K.C. Ruffel
December 9, 2015
The Paterson Restoration Corporation is pleased to announce that Rutgers Food Innovation Center has been awarded the contract to provide a feasibility study for the food business incubation program. A full Press realease will be issued shortly. More >
K.C. Ruffel
November 6, 2015
The Paterson Restoration Corporation (PRC) is requesting the submittal of proposals from qualified firms or individuals authorized to do business in the State of New Jersey to complete a comprehensive feasibility study on the potential of developing a food business incubation program, including a FDA and/or USDA food business incubator... More >
K.C. Ruffel
September 25, 2015
Great Falls Great Food Great Stories is a new project for Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park: a platform tha t connects the historical and environmental narratives of the Great Falls district to contemporary life in Paterson, NJ, through the lens of food. The project will launch tomorrow September 30th... More >
K.C. Ruffel
May 26, 2015
Famous for its Big Gulp soft drinks and Big Bite hot dogs, the 7 Eleven chain already has one convenience store in Paterson. They plan to open a new location on the corner of Main and Market Streets within the Downtown Business Cooridor. 7‑Eleven stores have fresh-delivered-daily sandwiches and salads,... More >
May 20, 2015
Patersonians have a new source for breakfast, lunch and dinner—and International House of Pancakes (IHOP) restaurant has a promising new retail location at Center City Mall in downtown Paterson. Alma Realty Corp. stated in January 2015 that IHOP will become a tenant occupying 5,000 square feet of mall space that... More >
On Tuesday, April 21, 2015 advocates, students, city employees, and Patersonians gathered for the grand opening of the newly renovated Welcome Center at the national park. he 1,000-square-foot center at 65 McBride Avenue now features exhibits and displays about the Great Falls as well as a gift shop offering specialty... More >
This newly constructed 30,000-square-foot supermarket on Memorial Drive is the first full-fledged supermarket in the area. The $6 million project, which includes a newly developed Auto Zone store, incorporates a structural design intended to address flooding issues in the area. More >