Articles by Pete Daly

Survey puts Michigan recovery among best in nation

Business Facilities data indicates Detroit and GR are among the best in export growth.

August 22, 2014

Hops production on the rise

A new grower near Greenville has become a licensed food processor.

August 15, 2014

‘The works’ can include the dog, too

Thunder Mountain car wash chain has a self-serve dog wash sideline.

August 15, 2014

Expensive beef, less boozing, beautiful barns

A food service veteran deals with continuous change in the wedding reception business.

August 15, 2014

Money for everything from farms to factories — and libraries

USDA Rural Development loans help growers with a variety of programs.

August 15, 2014

Flush with cash and eager to lend

One banker says some banks may even be getting a bit reckless again.

August 8, 2014

Office furniture industry continues to improve

Analyst predicts 2014 will be the best year in a decade.

August 8, 2014

Economic growth should spur lending

Bank executive sees loan demand rise as companies use up post-recession cash.

August 8, 2014