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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

Food maker invests $34M in new plant

May 12, 2016
A local food maker is planning to invest $34.8 million in a new plant in the area. Read More

Swedish furniture supplier plans $19M plant

March 9, 2016
A Swedish supplier of furniture parts is planning to build a new plant in the region to meet growing customer demand. Read More

SmartZone plans head to state for approval

January 22, 2016
After receiving unanimous approval at the local level earlier this week, the Holland SmartZone action plans have been submitted to the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and the Michigan Treasury Department for final review and approval. Read More

Lakeshore Advantage spurs investment

The economic development engine is accelerating growth in Ottawa County.

January 8, 2016
Lakeshore Advantage, the economic development organization located in Zeeland, has released its 2015 year-end review and highlighted a number of accomplishments that have contributed to Ottawa County as an economically robust region. Read More

New Year brings familiar challenges for economic development

A gap in skilled talent remains top of mind.

December 25, 2015
Economic development organizations such as Grand Rapids-based The Right Place Inc. and Zeeland-based Lakeshore Advantage seek to drive economic prosperity in the West Michigan region by attracting, retaining and expanding businesses and providing support for job seekers and potential talent. Read More

Grand Rapids and Holland partner on SmartZone

Designation will support growth of tech and research-related firms and jobs.

November 6, 2015
The Michigan Economic Development Corp. has officially approved the designation of a satellite SmartZone encompassing 1,000 acres along Lake Macatawa in Holland. Read More

Inside Track: Owens has a passion for nurturing the community

The leader of Lakeshore Advantage finds the position suits her thirst for knowledge and professional growth.

October 9, 2015
The president of Lakeshore Advantage brings a wealth of experience as an economic developer to supporting businesses in the region. Read More

Power systems maker wins state funds

October 6, 2015
A maker of power systems has been awarded state funds to help commercialize its products. Read More