Buffalo Business Report - Friday, October 26th 2012
The AAA reports the current average cost for a gallon of unleaded gas in the region is $4.00. That's a nickel less than the cost at the start of the week.
Tonawanda's Engine Plant will be making the new Gen 5 small block engines for the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette models. Business First points out the Tonawanda facility was the first to build the small block V8 in 1955.
A Reliant Medical Salon Division has been created by Reliant Medical Equipment & Supply to cater to the salon industry. Reliant itself is an arm of The McGuire Group Pharmacy.
Tonawanda-based Building Controls & Services has been awarded a $1.6 million contract by the Bemus Point Central School District. The contract covers energy efficiency upgrades.
Second quarter earnings per share for Columbus McKinnon were up seven cents to forty-two cents per share.
Synacor third quarter profit came in at two cents per share, compared to seven cents per share a year ago.