Orchard Park will benefit from the closing of a defense contractor facility in St. Petersburg, Florida. Business First reports Cobham will relocate its 160-person workforce between its operations here and in Davenport, Iowa. At least 60 workers are coming here by year's end.
Unifrax of Niagara Falls has acquired a German fiber product and manufacturing technology company. No terms of the deal were made public.
The K-Mart on Transit Road in Lancaster will close on April 14th. The move idles 68 people.
Buffalo public accounting firm Brock, Schechter and Polakoff, LLP has formed a partnership with Moodys LLP. The newly-created Moodys US Tax Advisors will allow for expansion from Buffalo into Calgary and Edmonton in Alberta.