- Trade group honors area bike shop
Tryon Bike LLC has been named one of America’s Best Bike Shops for 2016 for the third time by the National Bicycle Dealers Association, officials said. Fewer than 3 percent of bike shops in America receive the honor.
- LiDestri expands, rebrands
A couple of months into a new generation of family leadership, LiDestri Food and Drink has rebranded its business and expanded its reach, including partnering for the first time with another local business to sell craft whiskey across the United States.
- DQ wants more; franchisee here questions plan
- Meineke plans to add 13 locations in Rochester area
Meineke Car Care Centers Inc. plans to open 13 new locations in the Rochester area over the next five years, the Charlotte, N.C.-based company said Monday.
- RIT to break new ground with video game
Rochester Institute of Technology is breaking new ground in the video game industry with a project students produced at the RIT Center for Media, Arts, Games, Interaction and Creativity.
- Avon dealership receives FCA US award
Genesee Valley Chrysler Dodge Jeep has earned a FCA Customer First Award for Excellence from FCA US LLC.
- Black Button, NY Wine & Culinary collaborate on Garden Gin
Black Button Distilling and the New York Wine & Culinary center have teamed up to launch Garden Gin, a collaboration spirit that will be released on next week at the NYWCC Fourth Annual Garden Party, officials announced Tuesday.
- Aldi to open new Fairport area store Aug. 15
National grocery retailer Aldi Inc. is slated to open its newest store in the area Aug. 15. The store is at 6687 Pittsford-Palmyra Road in Perinton.
- Michaels to open Webster store on Saturday
Michaels Stores Inc. is opening a 22,844-square-feet store at 913 Holt Road in Webster on Saturday, officials said. The new location will add some 60 jobs.
- Mosquito Joe targets expansion into Rochester region
Mosquito Joe of WNY LLC, which does business as Mosquito Joe, is looking to expand into Rochester by 2017, officials said.
- Blue Jay Windows and Doors opens in Victor
Blue Jay Windows and Doors Inc. has opened on Route 96 in Victor, Ontario County. The company focuses on home improvement.
- HP Bodyworks plans move
Hana Pilates & Bodyworks, commonly known as HP Bodyworks, plans to move to an expanded studio at 17 Pitkin St. on Sept. 1, officials announced Wednesday. The move is based on growing class sizes.
- Star bright: Robert Sands aims to grow his firm even faster
- A Classic Piece for Your Home – The Chaise Lounge
Comfort and versatility are two of the most important characteristics to consider when you are looking to add new furniture to your home.
- Kodak assets, Alibaba investment behind new e-commerce firm
Eastman Kodak Co. announced Thursday that a new e-commerce company, eApeiron Partners LLC, has launched, created chiefly from some Kodak assets along with an investment from China-based Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.
- Project to boost East End
- SPoT Coffee raises $750,000 in private placement
Toronto-based SPoT Coffee (Canada) Ltd. has obtained commitments for private placement financing resulting in total proceeds of $750,000, officials said Tuesday.
- Auction Direct USA's CEO receives industry honor
Auction Direct USA CEO Todd Hoagey has been named the inaugural recipient of the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association’s CPO Dealer of the Year Award.
- Wegmans to offer invasive Florida Lionfish in six states
Wegmans Food Markets Inc. now is offering Florida Lionfish in stores in six states, officials announced Thursday.