WBEN Buffalo Business Report - Wednesday, August 5th 2020

Clevelands Indians Pick Perrys

Perry’s Ice Cream Company has partnered with the Cleveland Indians.  In a 4-year deal that runs through 2023, Perry's is now the official ice cream of the ballclub.  As part of the deal, Perry's ice cream will be served at Progressive Field.  Perry's and the Tribe also connecting on social media platforms Instagram and Facebook for the “Sweet Taste of Victory” photo of the game.

The parent company of convenience store chain 7-Eleven has bought Speedway from Marathon Petroleum Corp. for a reported  $21 billion.  Marathon bought the 37-store chain of NOCO gas and convenience stores a little over a year ago.  When the deal is completed later in the year, 7-Eleven plans to close some overlapping stores.

Cardiologist Nawfal Al-Khafaji, MD has joined the Williamsville office of Trinity Medical WNY at 825 Wehrle Drive. Ellicottville Brewing Company has been selected as a Travelers’ Choice Winner by Tripadvisor.