Our industrial base is among the most diverse in the region and state, ranging from small machine shops to multi-national corporations such as 3M, American Axle, Dunlop, FMC, General Motors, Praxair, and Unifrax. Opportunities for investment range from multi-tenant facilities and industrial park settings to large, heavy-industry complexes.
The Town of Tonawanda Development Corporation is a leader in providing economic development services in the community, including servicing businesses located within the new Empire Zone.
Kenmore and the Town are extremely supportive of small and large businesses, with the active Ken-Ton Chamber of Commerce and the Ken-Ton Merchant's Association taking the lead in providing networking opportunities, group-rated services, and ongoing education for over 1,000 members.
The Western New York area continues to grow in technology-based firms, as local universities and colleges produce an educated workforce, known for its productivity and work ethic.