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Delaware North Cos. is temporarily extending its Buffalo corporate headquarters to another new downtown building, after experiencing significant growth in its employee base in the past year. The privately owned hospitality company has signed a one-year lease for 15,000 square feet of office space at 500 Pearl, the new 12-story mixed-use tower anchored by the Aloft Hotel…

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Uniland Development Co. and Delaware North executives joined together on Thursday to celebrate the certification of the new Delaware North Building for its environmental sustainability. But they took the party to a different place. The 12-story building was recognized by the U.S. Green Building Council with the silver designation under the Leadership in Energy and En…

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When you're bundled under eight layers, including Under Armour, two parkas, long underwear, hunting gear and one of those hats that covers your ears, your physique will be well hidden. Buffalo Bills fans can be thankful for that, as the new Delaware North concessions for the 2019 season are loaded with stick-to-your-bones comfort food. The Orchard Park fryers will be bu…

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They are part of the next generation of leaders in the Buffalo Niagara region, filling top roles in health care, banking, development and manufacturing as the local economy accelerates its transition from the old economy to the new. Some are new to the area, bringing with them an infusion of fresh ideas. Others are natives, with a keen sense of the region's past and its lo…

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On the anniversary of one of the most profound days in American military history, two of Buffalo's major companies gave a serious boost to a major military monument that is on track to open downtown next year. M&T Bank and Delaware North announced Friday, Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, a $200,000 joint grant to the African American Veterans Monument, a first-of-its-k…

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Delaware North has agreed to acquire Skycity Darwin, a casino and resort in Australia. Terms were not disclosed. The deal is subject to the approval of authorities in Australia. Skycity Darwin includes 600 electronic gaming machines, more than 30 table games and four restaurants. The 152-room hotel is Darwin's only property with a five-star rating.  

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In describing the new concessions at New Era Field this season, the Delaware North Buffalo Sportservice executive chef cracked a grin. "People like their fried food in Buffalo," Jonathan Wilson quipped. While lacking the showiness of stadium foods Delaware North has debuted for the Sabres, the new items for general Buffalo Bills ticket-holders at New Era Field - begi…

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The Jacksonville Jaguars' concessions menu is going teal for Sunday's game against the Bills, courtesy of Delaware North. The Buffalo-based concessions giant will offer teal-colored burger and hot dog buns, ice cream and beer at EverBank Field in Jacksonville. Teal is part of the Jaguars' color scheme; food coloring was used to create the unusual-looking menu items.…

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NFL broadcaster Ross Tucker was at New Era Field for Sunday's game between the Bills and Indianapolis Colts. Before the snow came, Tucker took a photo of a man wearing a jacket labeled "Alcohol Compliance" and wondered whether this was another uniquely Buffalo thing. https://twitter.com/RossTuckerNFL/status/939908552075939840 Most stadiums have some form of alcoho…

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Jack Eichel got a burger named after him before he officially made the Buffalo Sabres opening night roster. Eat your brandless heart out, Connor McDavid. Eichel’s “Eich Daddy” was the highlight of a slew of new menu items shown off by Delaware North Sportservice on Tuesday at First Niagara Center. The concessions company hopes the burger, designed by the Sabres’ first ro…

I talked to Mark Bartholomew, a University at Buffalo law professor who teaches about trademark law and advertising law, too late for my story in today's Buffalo News on the tiff between Delaware North and the National Park Service over intellectual property at Yosemite National Park in California. But Bartholomew, who also has studied the history of the national park sys…

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Across the U.S., concessions chefs for major sports teams are faced with a daunting task: outdo peers in terms of creativity while producing a menu that won't frighten fans. While some teams -- like the Washington Nationals with their $59 Strasburger in 2012, or the Pittsburgh Penguins with their garbage plate-esque waffle bowl [see tweet at bottom] -- are aggressively in…