Low-interest loans to help area businesses who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Businesses that demonstrate negative COVID-related impact such as reduction of revenues, employee layoffs, change in capital expenditures or disruption to expansion/growth plans are encouraged to apply. Funding can be used to retain employees, help cover expenses, support operations and make necessary adjustments toward a sustainable future. The fund is available to both for-profit and nonprofit businesses located in Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga and Schenectady counties. READ MORE
Ginsberg’s Expo May 11, 2022
Food Shows are back. Don't miss Ginsberg's Food Show on June 6 in Albany!
Did You Know? Russia is the world’s largest wheat exporter, while Ukraine accounts for a quarter of all grains trade and is the #1 exporter of sunflower oil. April 11, 2022
The Russian War on Ukraine is driving wheat and grain prices up.
Lower Wing Prices March 11, 2022
Rising cold storage supplies of U.S. chicken wings contributed to lower wholesale prices at end of 2021
Vax or Mask mandate lifted February 10, 2022
Mask or Vax rule lifted for restaurants in NY, but not NYC.
Min. Wage Increase December 22, 2021
NY State Minimum Wage is increasing on Dec. 31, 2021.