Buffalo Business News

Photo Credit - DREAMSTIME.COM

Randy Bushover
November 11, 2019 - 3:56 am
Local gas prices have resumed their slide. The AAA reports the current cost for a gallon of unleaded in the Buffalo-Niagara Falls area is down a penny to $2.64. Locally owned and operated retailer Free Agent has opened a location at Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls. Free Agent is a men’s and women’...
Read More
AP photo
Randy Bushover
November 08, 2019 - 4:10 am
The McKinley Mall Sears store is closing - the last one in the Buffalo area. Transform Holdco, which bought the assets of bankrupt retailer Sears Holdings Corp. earlier this year, announced 96 stores - 51 Sears and 45 Kmart - are slated to close beginning December 2nd. That would leave 182 stores...
Read More
Randy Bushover
November 07, 2019 - 3:49 am
WellNow Urgent Care has opened its thirteenth Western New York location. It's at 1956 Ridge Road in West Seneca. WellNow Urgent Care plans to open two more area locations before year's end - in Amherst and Dunkirk. Lombardo Funeral Homes has been bought by Houston-based Carriage Services Inc...
Read More
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. September 26, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Randy Bushover
November 06, 2019 - 4:24 am
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center is working with the Department of Defense, Inova Health System, the Mayo Clinic, and MD Anderson on developing an ovarian cancer detection test. The initiative hinges on recent discoveries about the origins of ovarian cancers. The initial phase of work is...
Read More
Randy Bushover
November 05, 2019 - 3:50 am
UB spin-off company Neurovascular Diagnostics has been awarded $750,000 in Phase II Small Business Innovation Research funding from the National Science Foundation. The company is developing a low-cost blood test to screen high-risk patients for unruptured brain aneurysms. Our Lady of Victory...
Read More
Randy Bushover
November 04, 2019 - 4:09 am
The current average price for a gallon of unleaded gas in the Western New York region remains $2.65. That price has held fast for the last three weeks, according to the AAA. A year ago, a gallon of gas cost $2.98 locally. Towne Automotive Group has begun work on its new Audi dealership. Business...
Read More
Randy Bushover
November 01, 2019 - 4:13 am
Pegula Sports & Entertainment has tabbed Skyworks as the Official Construction Equipment Rental Company of the Buffalo Bills. Buffalo-based Skyworks provides solutions for a wide variety of construction projects with equipment rental, sales of top-of-the-line new and used equipment, and service...
Read More
Randy Bushover
October 31, 2019 - 3:47 am
Delaware North has leased 15,000-square-feet in Ellicott Development Co.’s 500 Pearl Building. Business First reports that Delaware North has seen employee growth of 20% in the last year alone, creating the need for more space. The company already has 375 people working in its headquarters building...
Read More
(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Randy Bushover
October 30, 2019 - 4:15 am
Mayor Byron Brown will be presenting BQ Energy to the Common Council as the designated developer for a solar energy plant within the City of Buffalo. The project location would be on Abby Street in the South Park neighborhood. The aim is to transform a former landfill into a 5 Megawatt plant that...
Read More
Randy Bushover
October 29, 2019 - 3:43 am
Capital investment firm Gioia Capital has purchased Home Power Systems and Commercial Power Systems for an undisclosed price. Owner Jim Swetman will stay on as President. Barclay Damon, LLP, Tronconi Segarra & Associates, LLP, and The Bonadio Group helped advise on the deal. Financing was...
Read More

Pages