WBEN Buffalo Business Report - Friday, August 23rd 2019

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Rich Products has announced the acquisition of Christie Cookie Company, based in Nashville, Tennessee.  Christie Cookie was a privately-owned maker of gourmet cookies.  Financial terms of the deal were not made public.

M&T Bank has committed $9 million to renovate 17 bank branches in the Philadelphia market.  Business First reports those renovations are expected to be completed by the end of the year.  This follows $21 million invested in renovations in the Buffalo, Baltimore and Delaware markets.

Woodhouse Day Spa is holding its second birthday celebration next Wednesday, August 28th.  The spa is offering a number of specials - including 10% off spa products.  Woodhouse Day Spa is located on Main Street across from Williamsville South High School.

J.D. Power's 2019 U.S. Pharmacy Study has ranked Wegmans Pharmacy “Highest in Customer Satisfaction among Supermarket Pharmacies” for the second year in a row.

The National Comedy Center in Jamestown was named one of TIME’s “World’s Greatest Places” in the publication’s September 2nd cover story.