Category: Buffalo New York

Buffalo SBA Loan Approvals Hit Nine-Year High

After falling on hard times during the economic recession of 2008, things are looking up for small businesses in our hometown of Buffalo, New York. This year, loan approvals from the Buffalo District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) topped 1,000 for the first time since 2007. With a total of 1,024 loans… Read more »

Shipping Container Home Comes to Buffalo’s Old First Ward

One of the things we love most about Buffalo is the city’s colorful array of houses. The folks around here aren’t afraid to make their homes stand out in a crowd. With all the eye-catching paint jobs and vibrant gardens to match, you can easily spend an afternoon just cruising around and admiring these unique,… Read more »

Like a Truck Transporting Goods or Services to Someone’s Heart

So far, July has been a rousing success for Buffalo and Western New York as a whole. You had the Taste of Buffalo taking over our tongues and tummies. You also had the Rolling Stones rocking out and sending sweet songs into our ears (if you were lucky enough to be there!). Then there was… Read more »

Like a Truck Transporting Goods or Services to Someone’s Heart

So far, July has been a rousing success for Buffalo and Western New York as a whole. You had the Taste of Buffalo taking over our tongues and tummies. You also had the Rolling Stones rocking out and sending sweet songs into our ears (if you were lucky enough to be there!). Then there was… Read more »

Without Reliable Truck Drivers, Any Economic Resurgence Is Impossible

In our previous post, we discussed that we have entered a new golden age for Western New York. Whether this is due to the wave of businesses relocating to the region or the efforts on the part of the local and state government to improve infrastructure, such as thruways, border crossings, and city roads, it… Read more »

Changing the Peace Bridge Means Big Business for Western New York

At SPEED Global Services, we have always been proud of being a vital part of Western New York. Despite the ups and downs of the region’s past, it’s without question that we are entering a new golden age for Western New York, with many businesses popping up all over the region due to the recent… Read more »

A Resurgent Buffalo Niagara Region and SPEED Global

At SPEED Global Services, we pride ourselves on being part of a resurgent Western New York economy, including the Buffalo Niagara region. We do our part to help local businesses grow and prosper and with the recent Start-Up NY program, many more businesses are popping up all over the region. The Buffalo Niagara region in New… Read more »

Warehouse Security at Speed Global Services

No matter what type of products you manufacture, we understand that you want to keep them safe and secure until they reach your customers. In fact, security should always be one of your priorities, regardless of the type of business you own. Having to worry about your inventory is bad enough when you keep everything… Read more »

The Border between Western New York and Southern Ontario

This summer has been a rough one for travel crossing the border between Western New York and Southern Ontario. During 2014, and for many years prior, Speed Global Services has been a leader in commercial shipping solutions, giving us some remarkable expertise in this field. Today, we want to share some information with our blog… Read more »

Press Release: Speed Global Services Announces Sales Force Additions

Speed Global Services has announced that they have added three new sales people to their sales ranks in order to better serve customers in Western New York and southern Ontario. Focusing on international business and warehousing, Collette Dagenais, Tony Formato and Brian Cameron bring extensive experience in the logistics business to their new positions with… Read more »