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Some job titles carry obvious duties, like firefighter. Others aren't always immediately clear, like supply chain manager or logistics analyst. There are openings in these less obvious jobs, but those already in the field are having difficulty convincing young people to make it a career.

Workshop tackles gender equity in the food industry

Sep 18, 2019
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It’s going to take 100 years at the current pace to achieve gender equity among the highest executives in the food industry.

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Nearly three dozen young people, each representing a half dozen Boys and Girls Clubs within the City of Buffalo, displayed the fruits of their summertime efforts Friday in a STEAM competition hosted by Rich Products.

Total Wrecking and Environment

It is a name you have probably heard, but may not know much about. Henry Wells is the Wells of of Wells Fargo. In 1852, he and William Fargo co-founded what is now a multinational financial services company. Wells may have a home on a former industrial complex Rich Products wants to knock down - and because of that, a demolition request has stalled before the city Preservation Board.

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The transformation of Niagara Street, where it overlooks the Black Rock Canal, on Buffalo's West Side, is continuing.

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Niagara Street has changed a lot in recent years and will continue to change, according to experts speaking to a large crowd Wednesday night at the Rich Products Atrium on Niagara Street.

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One of Buffalo's many historic sites has been renovated.

Canalside events under new management

Jan 9, 2017
Chris Caya WBFO News

Starting this spring a company with local roots will be taking over event management at Canalside.

The Rich Family Foundation has donated $250,000 to a new partnership with Cornell University. The goal is to further the development of a safe and sustainable global food supply, through research and education.

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The Rich Family Foundation has made a major donation to benefit education initiatives in Buffalo.  WBFO's Focus on Education Reporter Eileen Buckley says the Foundation is donating $500,000 to the Say Yes Buffalo Scholarship Fund.

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Buffalo's Outer Harbor is getting an events planner of its own, to guide activity on the growing stretch of land beyond Canalside.

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The families who own Buffalo's professional sports teams, another local businessman who owns an out-of-town hockey club and a major league's commissioner were all at the same table in Buffalo on Thursday. Among the topics they discussed: the intangibles of owning a sports franchise, and whether success can be measured in the same way as it is measured in other industries.

Global Symposium marks Rich Products' 70th birthday

Jul 27, 2015
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Rich Products is celebrating its 70th birthday by hosting a conference with leaders from around the world.

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A spokesman for Rich Products says the company is heartbroken over a deadly accident at their Fort Erie operations Monday.

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A local firm will be helping nearly 10,000 American overseas troops celebrate Independence Day.

WNY Sustainable Business Roundtable

Dozens of companies across the region have joined a new business-driven initiative to protect the environment. The Sustainable Business Roundtable was launched this past spring on Earth Day. 

Rich Products unveils $18.5 million HQ renovation

Jun 24, 2014
Ashley Hirtzel / WBFO

Renovations at Rich Products were revealed Tuesday. The company says the upgrades at its Buffalo headquarters on Niagara Street are expected to improve the employee and customer experience.

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Rich Products has announced that it will be closing one of its local plants.

A lawsuit has been filed against Rich Products by a teen who was sickened by E. coli contamination.

Recall of frozen food product

Mar 30, 2013
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Rich Products is working around the clock with federal agencies to pinpoint contamination in a brand of its frozen snack products.  WBFO'S Eileen Buckley says  the company voluntarily recalled more than 196-pounds of frozen food under the Farm Rich name after an outbreak of E-coli.

Rich Products investing $18M in Buffalo HQ

Nov 26, 2012
WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley

Rich Products is making a major investment at its Niagara Street headquarters.  The company has announced it will invest $18.45 million to expand and create a Customer Innovation Center. 

Items collected for Hurricane Sandy victims

Nov 15, 2012
WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley

The Western New York community continues to respond to relief efforts for the victims of Hurricane Sandy.  Donated items poured into the parking lot of Rich Products headquarters on Niagara Street in Buffalo Wednesday.