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ACC to buy Canadian unit’s stock

The telecom firm ACC Corp. today announced plans to buy back the remaining 30 percent stake in its Canadian subsidiary, ACC TelEnterprises Ltd. The move was foreshadowed this morning when trading of ACC Tel’s stock on the Toronto exchange stopped ...

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MCI launches cellular service in Rochester, Buffalo, Syracuse

MCI Communications Corp. has launched cellular-phone service in the Rochester market, the firm announced today. In this area, MCI’s local cellular service extends from west of Batavia to east of Geneva, and reaches as far south as Watkins Glen.

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Allied Group inks deal with Kodak

A Brockport firm will sell space and warehousing services at an Eastman Kodak Co. facility to outside companies. Under the terms of a recently concluded agreement, Kodak will continue to operate and itself use part of its 200,000-square-foot Elmgrove automated ...

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RIT Research Corp. licenses software

Rochester Institute of Technology’s RIT Research Corp. has inked a licensing agreement with a California firm that will market a color-graphics software application developed by RIT Research. The agreement is the first such venture for the firm, said Parker Plaisted, ...

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Robfogel honored by law group Susan Robfogel has been elected a fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. A partner with Nixon, Hargrave, Devans & Doyle LLP and chair of the firm’s health services practice, Robfogel is the ...

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RIT Research Corp. licenses software

Rochester Institute of Technology’s RIT Research Corp. has inked a licensing agreement with a California firm that will market a color-graphics software application developed by RIT Research. The agreement is the first such venture for the firm, said Parker Plaisted, ...

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Allied Group inks deal with Kodak

A Brockport firm will sell space and warehousing services at an Eastman Kodak Co. facility to outside companies. Under the terms of a recently concluded agreement, Kodak will continue to operate and itself use part of its 200,000-square-foot Elmgrove automated ...

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MCI launches cellular service in Rochester, Buffalo, Syracuse

MCI Communications Corp. has launched cellular-phone service in the Rochester market, the firm announced today. In this area, MCI’s local cellular service extends from west of Batavia to east of Geneva, and reaches as far south as Watkins Glen. MCI ...

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ACC to buy Canadian unit’s stock

The telecom firm ACC Corp. today announced plans to buy back the remaining 30 percent stake in its Canadian subsidiary, ACC TelEnterprises Ltd. The move was foreshadowed this morning when trading of ACC Tel’s stock on the Toronto exchange stopped ...

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Self-checkout system made by PSC subsidiary goes on line

One of the country’s first grocery self-checkout systems–and one manufactured by a PSC Inc. subsidiary–came on line this week in a Derry, N.H., store owned by Shaw’s Supermarkets Inc. The system, called the U-Scan Express, lets customers to scan, bag ...

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WHEC-TV 10 owner signs agreement to sell station

WHEC-TV 10’s parent company has signed an agreement to swap the NBC affiliate and an Albany station for a TV station in Tampa, Fla. Viacom Inc.’s Paramount Stations Group–part of Paramount Television Group–will acquire the UPN affiliate WTOG in Tampa ...

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TV stations see ad growth

A national survey showing local and spot television sales volume increases holds true for the local market, sales representatives from area TV stations say. Television Bureau of Advertising Inc.’s second-quarter station time sales survey of 413 stations showed an average ...

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Highland, WHO to form centers

Highland Hospital has signed an agreement with the World Health Organization to help develop an international network of cancer-education centers. A dozen or more projects will be developed with help from a support and administrative center at Highland led by ...

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Publicly traded firm to buy Azatar Computer Systems

Azatar Computer Systems Inc. of Fairport has signed a letter of intent to be acquired by Comforce Corp., a publicly traded consulting and outsourcing firm specializing in telecommunications and information technology. The deal could close by early September, said Mark ...

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Publicly traded firm to buy Azatar Computer Systems

Azatar Computer Systems Inc. of Fairport has signed a letter of intent to be acquired by Comforce Corp., a publicly traded consulting and outsourcing firm specializing in telecommunications and information technology. The deal could close by early September, said Mark ...

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