Items Tagged with 'Holland'


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

Street Talk: Will Holland facility power new Chevy Bolt?

Getting started.

October 23, 2015
A Big Three automaker visited its Holland lithium ion battery supplier last week and got tongues wagging about what exactly that visit might mean for the supplier’s future production. Read More

Kids’ Food Basket opens another location

September 22, 2015
A childhood hunger nonprofit headquartered in Grand Rapids has added another location along the lakeshore. Read More

Middle school students solve real-world problem

Holland manufacturer Thermotron is pleased with their solution.

September 18, 2015
Holland-based Thermotron Inc. welcomed a group of middle students this summer through the iChallengeUth program to tackle one of its workspace challenges. Read More

Tulip Time’s take hits $12.9 million

Organizers of Dutch festival say the 2015 event drew 180,000 people to Holland.

September 18, 2015
A lakeshore community tiptoed through the tulips in 2015 to generate roughly $12.9 million in economic activity during its 86th annual festival. Read More

Holland IT firm is recognized for sustained growth spurt

Worksighted lands on prestigious Inc. 5000 list for fourth year.

September 4, 2015
It’s got to be a good feeling when your business doubles in one year. Read More

Change Ups: Holland’s terminal triples yard size

September 4, 2015
Holland’s new 55,000-square-foot trucking terminal features 110 dock doors, a 17,000-square-foot maintenance building and 6,000 square feet of office space. Read More

Company opens $11M truck terminal

August 20, 2015
A new trucking terminal is operating on 22 acres of land south of Grand Rapids. Read More

Party hits the streets this weekend

July 30, 2015
The second annual event celebrating local businesses, talent and community is setting up shop this weekend along the lakeshore. Read More

Innovation leads to a home run

Magna’s new window design helps auto supplier resurrect shuttered facility.

June 12, 2015
For seven years the lights remained off at one of Magna International’s Holland facilities due to declining sales and stagnant innovation, but in 2014, a new product helped the company reopen the facility with more than 100 new employees manning the production lines. Read More