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Willow Specialties
buys Batavia facility

A Rochester import firm has purchased the former O&K Trojan facility in Batavia. Willow Specialties, a distributor of baskets and packaging supplies with operations in Rochester, Michigan and China, plans to relocate its headquarters and primary warehouse and distribution operations ...

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State sets hearing
on Preferred Care request

Preferred Care is asking the state to allow an average 43.7 percent rate increase on the insurer’s standard HMO and point-of-service contracts for people seeking insurance independent of their employers. The insurer also wants an average 39.6 percent hike for ...

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State sets hearing
on Preferred Care request

Preferred Care is asking the state to allow an average 43.7 percent rate increase on the insurer’s standard HMO and point-of-service contracts for people seeking insurance independent of their employers. The insurer also wants an average 39.6 percent hike for ...

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ACC sales, profit
strong in quarter

ACC Corp. finished the third quarter and nine-month period ended Sept. 30 with record earnings and revenues. The quarterly profit was $2.2 million, up from a loss of $1.8 million a year ago. Nine-month earnings reached $4.5 million, compared with ...

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United Way gets gift
from Forman estate

The estate of Maurice and Maxine Forman has bequeathed nearly $2.5 million to the United Way of Greater Rochester Inc.’s endowment fund, the largest individual contribution in the local United Way’s history. The gift, given in the form of a ...

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Detection Systems
grows sales, profit

One of this year’s local stock stars saw its second-quarter net sales soar 169 percent. Detection Systems Inc., based in Perinton, today reported results for the quarter ended Sept. 30. Net sales rose to $24.9 million from $9.3 million a ...

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Three selected\ as award finalists

The Greater Rochester Metro Chamber of Commerce Inc.’s Small Business Council has named three finalists for its Small Business Person of the Year award. In the running are: David Christa, president of Christa Construction Inc.; Joseph Lobozzo II, president of ...

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Carpenter named
CEO of B&L

William Carpenter, Bausch & Lomb Inc.’s president and chief operating officer, will become CEO on Jan. 1. William Waltrip, who now serves as CEO, will keep his position as chairman as laid out in a leadership transition plan approved by ...

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ARS forced
to revise deal

The Justice Department today said that American Radio Systems Corp. can acquire two Rochester radio stations only if it divests three other local stations and terminates a joint sales agreement with competing station. The Justice Department had threatened to prevent ...

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Onetime charges cut ONBANCorp earnings ONBANCorp Inc.’s third-quarter earnings fell to $7.3 million, or 49 cents a share, compared with $12.7 million, or 82 cents a share, in the same period a year ago. Reported earnings were significantly reduced by ...

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ARS forced
to revise deal

The Justice Department today said that American Radio Systems Corp. can acquire two Rochester radio stations only if it divests three other local stations and terminates a joint sales agreement with competing station. The Justice Department had threatened to prevent ...

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Carpenter named
CEO of B&L

William Carpenter, Bausch & Lomb Inc.’s president and chief operating officer, will become CEO on Jan. 1. William Waltrip, who now serves as CEO, will keep his position as chairman as laid out in a leadership transition plan approved by ...

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Three selected\ as award finalists

The Greater Rochester Metro Chamber of Commerce Inc.’s Small Business Council has named three finalists for its Small Business Person of the Year award. In the running are: David Christa, president of Christa Construction Inc.; Joseph Lobozzo II, president of ...

Read More »

Detection Systems
grows sales, profit

One of this year’s local stock stars saw its second-quarter net sales soar 169 percent. Detection Systems Inc., based in Perinton, today reported results for the quarter ended Sept. 30. Net sales rose to $24.9 million from $9.3 million a ...

Read More »

United Way gets gift
from Forman estate

The estate of Maurice and Maxine Forman has bequeathed nearly $2.5 million to the United Way of Greater Rochester Inc.’s endowment fund, the largest individual contribution in the local United Way’s history. The gift, given in the form of a ...

Read More »