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Yearly Archives: 2000

New Corporations

GENESEE COUNTY Bob Adams Automotive Inc. 61 Lake St., Leroy, N.Y. 14482 Filer: Robert Humphrey Canadian Auto Inc. 604 E. Main St., Batavia, N.Y. 14020 Filer: Colby Attorneys Service Co. MONROE COUNTY Amar Inc. of Monroe County 9 Pleasant View ...

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News in Brief

NetSetGo cuts jobs NetSetGo Inc. last week reduced its local work force by some 21 employees and reined in its rapid expansion. The e-business firm has 124 employees in Rochester and 240 overall. The workforce reductions were intended to cut ...

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Twelve months of shifting fortunes for area firms

A year that began with millennium fever and fear of the Y2K computer bug is coming to a close with more prosaic concerns revolving around a slowing economy. The top Rochester business news stories of the past 12 months-a mixed ...

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State/County Court Judgments

This information is obtained from the Monroe County Clerk’s Office. E. Porter General Contractor Inc. P.O. Box 1907, 101 Louise St., Rochester, N.Y. 14603 Amount: $9,107.98 Creditor: Carey Lathing and Acoustical Co. Inc. Date filed: Nov. 13 Ozziduro Computers 3943 ...

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Calendar

TUESDAY, JAN. 2 Greater Rochester Chapter of Business Network International Meeting-7 – 8:30 a.m.-Locust Hill Country Club, 2000 Jefferson Road-Visitors are welcome-Also offered Jan. 9-Call Brian Pancoast at 924-4570 for additional information and reservations. Cliffhangers Chapter of Business Network International ...

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PaeTec sales likely to top $100 million

While its planned initial public offering remains stalled in the flagging IPO market, PaeTec Communications Inc. continues to grow at a fast clip. The Perinton-based telecommunications firm is on target to top $100 million in sales this year. PaeTec, hunkered ...

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Local stocks close mixed

Local stocks showed mixed performance in afternoon trading today. Among the Big Three, shares of Bausch & Lomb Inc. (NYSE: BOL) rose more than 4 points before giving back some ground and closing at $40.50, up 94 cents. Eastman Kodak ...

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UPS to raise rates in February

United Parcel Service Inc., the world’s largest package delivery company, plans to raise its rates in February. Rival FedEx Corp. announced rate hikes on Wednesday. Air Express rates will increase 3.7 percent for one-, two-, and three-day delivery, while ground ...

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New York to lose two seats in Congress

New York today lost some political clout. The U.S. Census Bureau unveiled its first results from this year’s national head count. Arizona, Texas, Florida and Georgia gained two seats in the House of Representatives; New York and Pennsylvania lost two. ...

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New York to lose two seats in Congress

New York will lose some political clout. The U.S. Census Bureau Thursday unveiled its first results from this year’s national head count. The census will be used to reassign the 435 House seats among the states. New York officials determine ...

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U.S. home sales climbed in November

Sales of previously owned homes jumped in November as cheaper interest rates bolstered the housing market. The National Association of Realtors said the annualized rate of home sales picked up by 4.4 percent last month to 5.22 million from 5 ...

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Violence erupts; summit hopes dashed

A bomb exploded on a bus in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv, injuring some 14 people in a new outbreak of violence. A planned peace summit in Egypt scheduled for today was canceled when Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak ...

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Buck & Pulleyn wins international award

Buck & Pulleyn Inc. has received a first-place award in the Mobius Advertising Awards competition. The ads were designed to introduce and draw leads for Kodak’s Ektachrome 100D color-reversal motion picture film. The competition honors the year’s best creative efforts ...

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Consumer confidence sinks again

U.S. consumer confidence sank in December to its lowest level in more than a year. The New York-based private research group, the Conference Board, said its main confidence index tumbled for the third straight month to 128.3 in December.

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More Constellation growth expected

Constellation Brands Inc. shares Thursday edged past their 52-week high of $58.44. The company is slated to announce third-quarter earnings on Jan. 4, and analysts forecast another strong quarter. They expect imported beer to fuel the company’s growth. “Imported beer ...

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