Articles by Pete Daly

A new business concept: Have a crepe at the cleaners

Sheldon Cleaners is opening a café/creperie in one of its Grand Rapids locations.

January 23, 2015

Inside Track: Powered by challenges

Before joining Norris, Perné & French, Lon Swartzentruber helped a school system secure its financial future.

January 23, 2015

Kent County veterans services moving in mid-March

The new location accommodates a larger staff and has easier access for disabled vets.

January 23, 2015

Kent County works on details of airport authority

A draft of proposed legislation allowing the transfer will be reviewed this week.

January 23, 2015

A bigger company requires bigger logistics

SpartanNash is a global distributor of groceries, including U.S. military clients.

January 16, 2015

Kent County leads U.S. employment recovery

Report indicates Kent is first of nation's 'large economies' to fully recover.

January 16, 2015

Economist sees interest rates rising in June

Comerica Bank’s 2015 economic forecast also sees U.S. auto sales nearing its ceiling.

January 16, 2015

Energy Savings Performance Contract leads to award for Battle Creek

The Grand Rapids office of Ameresco coordinated the projects at city facilities.

January 16, 2015

Now is the time to buy or sell a business

An M&A expert says three good years of business and low interest rates are a magic combo.

January 9, 2015

Cage-free egg farm takes wing on 175-acre site

Konos, distributor of Vande Bunte Eggs, plans on 400,000 birds in Allegan.

January 9, 2015