Items Tagged with 'Lakeshore Advantage'


Startups hit the big screen

October 26, 2016
An IT services firm, a startup fund and an economic development agency are partnering to host two free showings of a film about startups next month. Read More

Plastics supplier plans $33.6M investment in new facility

October 5, 2016
A supplier of injection-molded plastic parts to multiple industries is planning to invest $33.6 million in a new facility in the region. Read More

Lakeshore Advantage sheds light on available resources

Organization holds networking event to give companies opportunity for growth.

September 23, 2016
West Michigan is populated with available resources and tools to assist fledgling and mid-sized companies grow and succeed. Read More

Change Ups: Koops plans multimillion-dollar investment

September 9, 2016
Koops Inc. intends to invest nearly $4.9 million in construction, machinery and equipment in Holland, creating 60 new jobs. Read More

Search for new talent turns digital

Lakeshore Advantage unveils website designed to attract young professionals to region.

August 26, 2016
Nestled in the upper left corner of the banner of is a simple call to action — “Discover Your Place.” Read More

Automation supplier plans new facility

August 24, 2016
A maker of automated machinery in the region is planning to build a new 40,000-square-foot facility and create 60 jobs. Read More

Survey: 72 percent of firms plan to expand

Employers in Allegan, Ottawa counties also are addressing talent shortage.

August 12, 2016
For the third straight year, employers in West Michigan see an increase in sales, according to a report from Zeeland-based Lakeshore Advantage. Read More

Park crowdfunds playground project

July 18, 2016
A lakeshore park has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise $17,000 for a playground. Read More

Manufacturer plans $5.6M expansion

June 28, 2016
A Holland-based automated equipment maker is creating 250 jobs and investing $5.6 million into the region via an expansion. Read More

Kraft Heinz picks West Michigan for Grey Poupon production

May 18, 2016
Kraft Heinz Company is planning to make 100 percent of its Grey Poupon mustard in West Michigan. Read More