Focus

Industry assembles Construction Workforce Development Alliance

Goal is to get prospective employees educated and working in construction locally.

January 31, 2014

Bill would allow state to purchase more land

Local governments want more say in the decisions.

Father and son take plunge to form new architectural firm

Whatever happens, they will be together for Thanksgiving.

January 31, 2014

Breweries find themselves at center of neighborhood development

All share a need to be an important part of communities in which they locate.

January 24, 2014

Founders’ focus: Just make beer

With its physical expansion completed, brewery makes plans to increase its national footprint.

January 24, 2014

New website, packaging better define New Holland’s products

More work is going into educating customers, too.

January 24, 2014

Holland freight company works to optimize loads

Zip Xpress owners strive to make shipping by truck leaner.

January 17, 2014

Driver shortage squeezing trucking industry

Some companies are offering signing bonuses and referral deals.

January 17, 2014

Supply chain survives weather-related calamities

Planning, cooperation helped West Michigan’s logistics firms survive the onslaught.

January 17, 2014

Weather gives cold shoulder to Michigan Blood donations

Holidays, ice and snow form the perfect storm.

January 17, 2014