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Food and Beverage Manufacturers

Information was provided by representatives of companies who responded to an email survey, and from other sources. The survey area included Monroe, Genesee, Livingston, Ontario, Orleans, and Wayne counties.  Ranked by number of local employees. 2016 Rank Company name 1  ...

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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.

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Next Xerox CEO highlights key role of Rochester-area operations


On his first business trip since being named the next CEO of Xerox Corp., Jeff Jacobson visited Monroe County to meet with employees and customers and to underscore the importance of local operations to the company.

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Jacobson named to become CEO of Xerox after company splits

Xerox Corp. has named Jeff Jacobson to become its CEO following the completion of the company’s planned separation into two publicly traded companies. He currently serves as president of Xerox Technology.

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Communications Systems receives $1.7 billion contract

Harris Corp.’s Communications Systems business in Rochester has received a contract for up to $1.7 billion from the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command to supply secure tactical communication products.

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Rochester Top 100: International sales pump up manufacturer

A focus on innovation has helped Liberty Pumps Inc. succeed. Charles Cook, president and CEO, said the company pays attention to what is in the market and what is needed. “Innovation sets us apart from the competition,” Cook said. Once ...

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No clearcut answer on employee, contractor question

“For years, our small company has hired an ‘independent contractor’ to help us with very specialized work that members of our staff don’t have the expertise or the training to do. His hours are variable and he works from his ...

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Kodak posts smaller first-quarter loss, decline in revenues


Eastman Kodak Co. on Thursday afternoon reported a smaller first-quarter net loss but also a double-digit percentage decline in revenues. The per-share loss was 43 cents, compared with a loss of $1.38 a share in the first quarter of 2015.

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Harris reports increase in Q3 profit, sales

Harris Corp. continues to benefit from its multibillion acquisition last year of Exelis Inc., reporting on Tuesday increases in its year-over-year third-quarter profit and sales.

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