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Manufacturing investment down, but jobs are up

Thierica and Firstronic look to increase their work forces the most.

January 3, 2014
Even though the monetary investment pledged by manufacturers this past year was quite a bit less than the previous year’s figure, the local companies that received industrial tax exemptions in 2013 from the Grand Rapids City Commission have promised to create more jobs than they did in 2012. Read More

Electronics manufacturer picks up $289K for training

November 26, 2013
A contract electronics manufacturer has been awarded a $289,550 state grant to train its workers. Read More

Manufacturers going before commission

Both are planning to make equipment purchases and create new jobs.

September 27, 2013
Grand Rapids city commissioners will hear from two manufacturers next week that are planning to expand their services and are asking for industrial tax exemptions. Read More

Electronics manufacturer plans 110 jobs, $2.45M expansion

September 18, 2013
There will soon be 110 new manufacturing jobs in West Michigan. Read More

Firstronic gets marketing grant to aid in exporting

CEO expects GR firm to export almost $15 million worth of products this year.

March 8, 2013
Firstronic LLC in Grand Rapids has received another State Export Trade Now grant via the Michigan Economic Development Corp.’s Pure Michigan Export Program to help offset marketing expenses aimed at increasing its sales to customers in other countries. Read More