Biaggi Lift Off
Biaggi has made new strides in innovative luggage once again with their Lift Off! Expandable Luggage. From the “Shark Tank” winning company known worldwide for their foldable, easy-to-store Zipsac, comes the Lift Off! in two sizes – one that goes from personal under-seat bag to carryon, and a larger one that expands from a carryon to a check-in. The Lift...
Biaggi
Biaggi ZipSak inventor, Stephen Hersh, has certainly made his mark beyond his original “Shark Tank” appearance in 2014 - wowing shark Lori Greiner with his foldable luggage. The now international entrepreneur, public speaker and CEO of Biaggi continues to expand and evolve his brand of innovative travel bags, with award-winning patents. Backstory Leading to ‘Shark Tank’ Hersh seemed fated to follow...
Astro Gallery of Gems is world-renowned for its famous minerals, gems, meteorites and dinosaurs. The business’ flagship 12,000 square foot showroom location, on the famed Fifth Avenue in New York City, aims to delight browsers, and those searching for unique mineralogical finds to dress the decor. Walking into Astro Gallery of Gems one will immediately see that is more than...
February is Black History Month, so of course at NYNJ we have to pay homage and recognize the critical contributions of Black Americans to American History. And we aren’t alone. After the insanity of 2020 and the Black Lives Matter protests, there is undoubtedly more of a collective consciousness around diversity, inclusion, and valuing the lives and contributions of...
In-between Nyack and the Garment District, we linked up with the renowned fashionista. (NYNJ in Bold) Tell our readers a bit about your background and where you're from? I am Palestinian-American, born and raised in Rockland County, NY. How did you become interested in Clothing? My mother is evening gown designer, Nime Jamal. I grew up around fashion. I would go to shop for...
Today NYNJ is headed to 222 Grand Street in ultra-trendy Williamsburg to check out 'Brooklyn Running Company'. Tell us a little about your company’s story? Brooklyn Running Company opened in November 2013. We're an independent, specialty running store located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Our mission is to be a resource and community hub for the entire NYC running community. Who started BRCo? Tell us a...
BROOKLYN, NY The Rochester, New York-based Supermarket chain with a cult-following will open its first NYC supermarket on Flushing Ave in the Brooklyn's Navy Yard.  The 74,000 sq ft store will open this fall and will serve as the anchor for the $140 million redevelopment of the Admirals Row. Wegmans announced it will hire a total of 500 people with 150...
“You have no idea what it is like to shop for my body.” See Rose Go started from a simple statement. In 2017, during a casual conversation with a friend who wears a plus size, she simply stated “You have no idea what it is like to shop for my body.” This conversation affected Erin Cavanaugh and Yi Zhou deeply. Erin and Yi together...
Chic Comfortable Shoes
Chic comfortable shoes that prove style ready for a full day out, and even into evening, have finally been realized thanks to the wonderful Naturalizer brand. The mean streets of NY are to be finally won over by shoe fashion that can take one from subway to office, and then out to meet friends without blisters and pain –...
In the ever-evolving turf war between cars and pedestrians, we have a new fiasco.  Starting Friday, the city will be creating a “pedestrian zone” around Rockefeller Center and Radio City Music Hall.  With the growing holiday tourism in the city, this seems like a natural progression for the area. Bryant Park is Bringing Back ‘Ice Bumper Cars’ in FrostFest These New...
Jersey City, the city is a melting pot bursting at the seams with culture and development has a new innovative concept.  Jersey City has released its “Container Village”, a popup retail experience made from four converted shipping containers.  The Container Village is in a previously abandoned parking lot along Martin Luther King Drive in the Bergen-Lafayette section of town. This...
You know things have gotten expensive when Henri Bendel can't afford the rent.  With annual rent of $6.5 million for their Flagship store, who can blame them. L Brands has announced that all Henri Bendel stores as well as the department store’s website will be shutting down.  The Columbus, Ohio American fashion retail company also operates the brands Victoria’s Secret,...
Simpley App
The Simpley App is the innovative fresh “social shopping” experience that all have been looking for. It allows users to not only shop but to share and chat while making purchases by utilizing a personalized friends list. Items can be reviewed with friends and family through the app in real-time adding for socializing pleasure and rewards. Favorite finds from local...
Yes, please. This delightful ice cream cone for Valentine's Day 2019 is at 'Stax Ice Cream'. @staxicecream has a new V-Day special which is absolutely perfect for the love birds. Cookies & cream fudge swirl. Pistachio honey rose. Chocolate chip cookie dough in a french vanilla cone..  Only for a limited time starting 2/7/19. 'Stax Ice Cream' is located at 279 Grand St in...
A CBD shop named 'Cannaboy TreeHouse' is having its grand opening this weekend in Union Township beginning at 1000 A Stuyvesant Ave. There will be a presentation from Mary Jade RX and Jessie Gill, also known as the Marijuana Mommy, on the natural healing properties and nuances of CBD. There will also be CBD massages and light freshments. The shop’s owner...
Signs of a Scam  It may start as an emailed spam, or a delivered form of a scam, such as a suspicious call, tricking you to see if you fall. Their request to ask for your personal information, may get them to exploit your identification, and if they get you to enter your login, of your money or accounts they may hone in. Beware of any offer that...