Focus

Michigan entrepreneurs are ‘energized’

There wasn’t as much encouragement a few years ago for people trying to start a business.

June 20, 2014

Organic cloth diaper company takes off

Smart Bottoms in Grand Rapids has retailers from the U.S. to New Zealand.

June 20, 2014

Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing gets $9.8 million for growth

The Municipal Employees’ Retirement System made the biggest investment.

June 20, 2014

Family-run shop in Grand Haven becomes a chocolate destination

Chocolates by Grimaldi puts emphasis on local products and teaching sons the business.

June 20, 2014

Is downtown ready for a building boom?

Experts say expanding population will demand more housing options — and soon.

June 13, 2014

Want to live downtown? Join the list

Healthy occupancy rates show the city’s strong residential core.

June 13, 2014

Furniture manufacturers bring offices to life at NeoCon

Environments will include privacy levels and common spaces modeled after residences, coffee shops.

June 6, 2014

American Seating products focus on new teaching model

Furniture designed to keep up with students and teachers, who are becoming more mobile.

June 6, 2014