EAST AURORA, N.Y. (WIVB)–A big honor for one of Western New York’s most iconic businesses.
Vidler’s has been named the U.S. Small Business Administration Buffalo District Family-Owned Small Business of the Year.
The store first opened its doors in 1930.
Don Vidler says after all that time, they’re proud to still be family-owned.
According to family legend, Don says local store owners back in the ’30s told his grandfather Vidler’s wouldn’t survive six weeks. Today It covers about 16,000 square feet.