21st Annual Trade Banquet & Expo

The Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE) and International Business Council (IBC) came together to produce an exceptional event at the hands of it’s leaders Matt Hurlbutt (GRE) and  Leah George (IBC).   The attendees included Rochester international business power houses like Harris Corporation, Gleason, RIT, Xerox, Carestream and many others. Over 150 people representing the international business… Read more »

21st Annual Trade Banquet & Expo

The Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE) and International Business Council (IBC) came together to produce an exceptional event at the hands of it’s leaders Matt Hurlbutt (GRE) and  Leah George (IBC).   The attendees included Rochester international business power houses like Harris Corporation, Gleason, RIT, Xerox, Carestream and many others. Over 150 people representing the international business… Read more »

Press Release for Peace Bridge Expansion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 25, 2012 For further information contact: Matt Davison, Director of Communications 905.994.3677 or 716.884.8748, mnd@peacebridge.com PBA Announces Local Business, Construction, Trade, and Tourism Industry Support for Proposed Peace Bridge Plaza Renovations BUFFALO, NY/FORT ERIE, ON – Today the Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority (Peace Bridge Authority) announced further support… Read more »

UPDATE for International Shipping Customers

USMX and ILA have agreed to extend the collective bargaining agreement for 90 days through December 29, 2012.  For details please see the attached FMCS press release FMCSPressRelease9-20-12 (3).pdf.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: International Shipping Customers

In response to the growing threat of a work stoppage on the East Coast, the steamship lines have filed a port congestion surcharge for all cargo moving to and from the USA.  We have received notice of implementation from the carriers and have subsequently filed the surcharge in our tariff.  We are hearing that many… Read more »

1st Annual Hoop Classic 3 on 3 Tournament

SPEED made a $100 contribution to the 1st Annual Hoop Classic 3 on 3 Tournament at Delaware Park. The event was Saturday, August 25. The event was organized by Anthony Blackman (our very own warehouse special project leader) of the Hoop Group, (716) 235-4825. The Hoop Group is an organization that focuses on the development… Read more »

2012 Annual Open House

We would like to thank everyone who came out to enjoy the fun and festivities at this years Annual Open House.  Almost 100 area companies were represented and we are proud to help keep Buffalo in business.  Check out the photo album for all the highlights! This years theme was – Carnival– complete with stilt… Read more »

1st Annual Company Picnic

It’s says something about a companies dedication and appreciation for their employees when they throw an old fashioned company picnic.  Carl Savarino’s commitment to family was very evident in all the activities planned for kids.  While the weather could have put a damper on the day, the upbeat, positive spirit of everyone there pushed away… Read more »

2012 Trade Show Adventures

SPEED Global Services set an aggressive agenda for attending or exhibiting in a trade show a month for the 1st half of 2012. Beginning in February, our National Sales Director, David Galante attended RILA (Retail Industry Leaders Association) in Dallas, TX as a member of DACA (Distributors and Consolidators of America).  Our partnerships with other… Read more »