Buffalo Business News

Randy Bushover
November 29, 2017 - 4:12 am
East Aurora's popular Bar Bill Tavern is planning to open a second site at the former Old Red Mill on Main Street in Williamsville. A late 2018 re-opening is in the works. Wholesaler Willowbrook Farms will be closing down after 68 years in business. WKBW-TV reports the cash and carry store for the...
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Randy Bushover
November 28, 2017 - 3:36 am
Iskalo Development Corp. has begun work on an upgrade to the lighting system used to colorfully illuminate the top of the exterior of the Electric Tower in downtown Buffalo. The installation of the new LED lighting system will be completed within an estimated 10-15 days, weather permitting. The new...
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Randy Bushover
November 27, 2017 - 3:55 am
The AAA reports local gas prices eased by half a penny to $2.65, on average, for a gallon of unleaded gas. That's exactly what a gallon cost one month ago. Just how big is Cyber Monday? Shoppers are expected to spend $6.6 billion today, up more than 16 percent from a year ago, according to Adobe...
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Randy Bushover
November 24, 2017 - 3:49 am
Williamsville-based Property Solutions, Inc., the parent company of 6 Burke Crest LLC has entered into a long term agreement with S.E. Baker & Co., Inc. of Rochester, New York to provide property management services to its most recent property acquisition, the 20 unit Burke Crest Apartments in...
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Randy Bushover
November 22, 2017 - 4:52 am
Black Friday is on the rise, while Cyber Monday is gaining in prominence. In 2016, Cyber Monday sales at $3.45 billion actually topped Black Friday sales of $3.34 billion - according to Adobe Digital Insights, which measures 80 percent of all online transactions from the top 100 U.S retailers. Uber...
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Randy Bushover
November 21, 2017 - 5:08 am
Louie's Original Footlong Hot Dogs plans to return to Buffalo with a year-round location at 1893 Niagara Street. WKBW-TV reports Louie's will be at the former George's Diner, in Black Rock. A March 1st, 2018 opening is planned. The commissioning ceremony for the USS Little Rock on December 16 at...
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Randy Bushover
November 20, 2017 - 4:18 am
The AAA reports local gas prices have stayed exactly the same as a week ago - stabilizing at $2.66 for a gallon of unleaded. At this time a year ago, the cost was $2.34 per gallon - or thirty-two cents less. A “SPoT Coffee Express” café is coming to Roswell Park Cancer Institute's main lobby at Elm...
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Randy Bushover
November 17, 2017 - 3:47 am
Bon-Ton lost more than $135 million dollars through the first nine months of this year. That has forced the chain to close some 40 stores next year. There are eight Bon-Ton stores in Western New York. It's not known how the anticipated closures will effect those properties. Anchor Bar officially...
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Randy Bushover
November 16, 2017 - 4:00 am
The AAA projects 50.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more away from home this Thanksgiving, a 3.3 percent increase over last year. The 2017 holiday weekend will see the highest Thanksgiving travel volume since 2005 with 1.6 million more people taking to the nation’s roads, skies, rails...
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Randy Bushover
November 15, 2017 - 3:52 am
A couple of major malls in the region have announced their plans for next week. The Walden Galleria will be opening at 8pm on Thanksgiving night until 2am Friday morning. Then the Walden Galleria will re-open its doors at 6am on Black Friday until 10pm. Some of the main anchor stores will open even...
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