May 25

Sushi restaurant plans second location

A sushi restaurant in the area is planning to open its second location. Read More

Insurance agency moving to West Side

A local insurance agency is moving into a 15,000-square-foot building on the West Side. Read More

Ford appoints ex-Steelcase exec as president and CEO

Ford Motor Company has appointed a former CEO of Steelcase to lead the company. Read More

Metal fabricator acquires company

A metal fabricator in the region has acquired a company that will help it expand in the agriculture industry. Read More

Eye care practice hires CEO

A local eye care practice has named the former leader of a North American fertility network its new CEO. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide retains consumer engagement firm

Wolverine Worldwide has entered into a multi-year agreement with a consumer engagement firm that will provide the footwear and apparel maker with solutions related to consumer data and strategy. Read More

Hard cider maker distributes to retailers

Two hard ciders from a West Michigan company are now available at local retailers. Read More

Downtown retailer relocating

A downtown retailer is moving down the street to a larger storefront. Read More

Footwear brand hires president

An executive with more than 25 years of global “brand-building experience,” mostly in the outdoor industry, is the new president of a footwear brand in the area. Read More

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Appealing property tax assessments when you miss the deadline

Appealing real property tax assessments on business property requires careful attention to the details, including filing the appeal by the relevant deadlines.

Employer initiatives assist mental health

Mental health issues, ranging from depression to suicide and bipolar disorder among others, are estimated to cost businesses — especially small business owners — millions each year.
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