February 24

Grocery chain investing in employees and brand after tax reform

A locally based grocery store chain plans to re-invest half of its savings from federal tax reform into employee compensation and one of its brands. Read More

Businessman plans bar on West Side

A businessman is proposing to open a bar with live entertainment on the West Side. Read More

Drug maker opens $30M warehouse

A global drug maker with a manufacturing operation in the region has opened a 98,500-square-foot warehouse to free up production space on its campus. Read More

Family plans wine bar downtown

A family business has received a local approval to open a wine bar in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

West Michigan companies rate among 'World's Most Ethical'

A pair of companies in the region have landed on a list of organizations with the most ethical business practices in the world. Read More

Restaurant company adding locations

A local restaurant company plans to build new locations this year and make changes to existing sites across its footprint. Read More
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Ad industry names ADDY winners

The West Michigan advertising industry celebrated its achievements this past year with more than 200 awards. Read More
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Local First honoring Good for Grand Rapids winners

A local economic development nonprofit is celebrating a group of employers during an inaugural awards reception next month. Read More
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Construction firm appoints top leadership

A construction firm in the region has a new generation of leaders. Read More
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Grocery chain trims stores

A locally based grocery store chain has cut a pair of stores from its portfolio. Read More
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Construction brands align under new parent company

A construction firm and several related brands in the region are now operating under a new parent company. Read More
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Law firm appoints attorneys to executive committee

A local law firm has appointed a pair of attorneys to its executive committee. Read More
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Judge sends ex-bookkeeper to prison for embezzlement

A former union bookkeeper convicted of embezzling more than $300,000 has been sentenced to federal prison. Read More
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Hillary Clinton visiting Grand Rapids for Betty Ford event

Hillary Clinton will appear in Grand Rapids for an event honoring former first lady Betty Ford, who would have turned 100 this year. Read More
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Senior living company acquires facility

A Chicago-based developer, owner and operator of senior living communities has acquired a facility in the area. Read More
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Further analysis needed for large hotel development

The Business Journal is reporting on consecutive years of hotel occupancy rate increases; the reasons for that growth were underscored in the recent GRBJ Newsmakers of the Year awards.
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