Expect Detours on West Ave. and on 34th Street on Wednesday and Thursday

first_imgTraffic Alert: On Wednesday (March 16), 34th Street will be closed to traffic as crews work on the county roadway between Bay Avenue and West Avenue. Traffic will be detoured to 35th Street to get around the work area.West Avenue between 31st Street and 33rd Street will be paved on Thursday (March 17). Traffic will be detoured to Asbury Avenue from 31st Street to 34th Street as paving work completes a project by New Jersey American Water Company to replace a water main.The work and detour schedule is dependent on the weather. All businesses in the project area will remain open with police directing local traffic.(The 34th Street detour is shown above with the detour route in red and the project area in black.)last_img read more

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PepsiCo drops PJ Smoothies brand

first_imgPepsiCo is to discontinue its PJ Smoothies and Tropicana Spirit brands. According to a statement released by the company, the reasons for the move are due to the current economic climate and “unprecedented pressures” being experienced by the firm.A strategic review of its businesses reinforced “the impor- tance of focusing on best-selling lines”. “We have acted to simplify our manufacturing operations, which includes ceasing production on one of the lines at Boxford. So we will be rationalising our beverage portfolio,” said the statement. “This decision means we will be retiring the PJ Smoothies and Tropicana Spirit brands.”PepsiCo said it will concentrate on its best-selling lines, including Tropicana Pure Premium Juice, Tropicana Smoothies and Copella. The company is in the process of notifying its customers.last_img read more

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