Items Tagged with 'Zeeland'


Zeeland responds to Consumers' appeal

July 25, 2014
The largest tax assessment battle Zeeland has ever faced — and the largest brought this year before the Michigan Tax Tribunal by Consumers Energy — moved forward in July with the city filing its response. Read More

Zeeland Farm Services buys 435 acres in mid-Michigan

June 13, 2014
The former Michigan BioDiesel plant in Bangor was once supplied with soybean oil by Zeeland Farm Services, until a large jump in international demand for soy several years ago made soybean oil too expensive for biodiesel production. Read More

Gentex earnings rise 33 percent in 3Q13

October 25, 2013
Gentex Corporation in Zeeland has released its third-quarter earnings for fiscal 2013. Read More

Charter House Innovations acquires Greystone Seating

August 30, 2013
Holland-based Charter House Innovations has acquired Zeeland-based Greystone Seating and will complete the move of Greystone's equipment to Holland on Friday. Read More

Gentex earns $52.1M in 2Q13

July 25, 2013
Zeeland-based manufacturer Gentex Corp. has released its earnings for the second quarter of 2013. Read More

Gentex acquires Johnson Controls' HomeLink for $700M

July 18, 2013
Auto parts supplier Gentex is buying Johnson Controls' HomeLink business for $700 million. Read More

Gentex names Steve Downing CFO

June 4, 2013
Zeeland-based auto supplier Gentex Corp. has reported that the company’s chief financial officer and vice president of finance has left the company. Read More

Freedom Creators sells made in Michigan in Dubai

February 19, 2013
Deb Tacoma learned something encouraging about manufacturing in the U.S. at the International Medical and Health Care trade show in Dubai. Read More

Hidden energy in Zeeland

Technology powerhouse Woodward is growing and its reputation spreading.

November 17, 2012
Woodward Inc., a high-tech aerospace/energy components manufacturing business with a growing plant in Zeeland, is widely known for its precision parts used in jet engines and turbine generators at power plants. Read More

Cost-cutting helps Gentex profits

The Zeeland company will repurchase 4 million shares of its stock.

November 1, 2012
Gentex’s third quarter results show net sales down slightly, but gross profits were up and have allowed the Zeeland automotive supplier to buy back 4 million shares of its stock. Read More