Buffalo Business Report - Tuesday, April 23rd 2013
Three major projects received tax breaks from the Erie County Industrial Development Agency. Those projects are expected to bring in more than $25 million in local investment and more than 100 new jobs. The projects are the new FedEx facility in Tonawanda's Riverview Solar Technology Park, an adaptive re-use plan for adjoining properties in the 100 block of Swan Street in Buffalo and the new Tonawanda headquarters building for Niagara Blower.
Astronics Corporation subsidiary Panasonic Avionics has a new deal to provide EmPower In-Seat Systems to Airbus 350 aircraft.
Business First reports Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park of Western New York in Wyoming County has changed hands. Sun Communities Inc./Sun RV Resorts bought the park. Terms of the deal were not made public.
Northwest Bancshares Incorporated reported first quarter net income came in at seventeen cents per share, up a penny from net income a year ago.