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Ag industry growth slows

Dietary changes, technology cause Michigan’s supply to outpace demand in livestock, crops and horticulture.

November 10, 2017
West Michigan continues to lead the state’s agricultural sector, but the growth rate is regressing. Read More

GR’s struggles aside, region continues to show growth potential

November 10, 2017
The Business Journal report on Colliers International West Michigan quarterly occupancy rates shows strength — and growth — across all sectors: retail, office and industrial; and given announced plans, the trend is likely to continue through the fourth quarter and into 2018. Read More

Tech company creating 75 jobs

November 9, 2017
A tech company plans to create 75 jobs as it expands its footprint in Grand Rapids. Read More

Salad dressing maker adding 77 jobs

November 9, 2017
A salad dressing maker in the area is expanding its operations and plans to add 77 jobs. Read More

Political, economic ‘to-do list’ is offered in Amazon’s hunt for HQ2

October 27, 2017
The proposal by economic developers in Michigan focuses on what exists, but the bid requirements are specific as to what needs to be. Read More

Egg producer investing $16.3M in operation

October 19, 2017
An egg producer in the region is expanding and investing $16.3 million in its operation. Read More

West Michigan aiming for Amazon's HQ2

September 11, 2017
West Michigan is tossing its hat in the ring to land Amazon’s next headquarters — a potential $5-billion investment with as many as 50,000 new jobs. Read More

Insurer adding 60 jobs to tech center

September 7, 2017
A Fortune 500 insurance company is planning to expand its Grand Rapids tech center and add 60 jobs at the site. Read More

Chinese company creating West Michigan plant

August 30, 2017
A Chinese maker of furniture components is establishing a new plant and investing $4.9 million in West Michigan. Read More

Michigan gets crucial economic development tool to grow more, better jobs

August 4, 2017
West Michigan has been fortunate to make the tops of a lot of lists lately, from starting a business and making a living to raising a family and so many more. Read More