Items Tagged with 'Lacks Enterprises'


Manufacturer files lawsuit against Home Depot

April 26, 2016
A local manufacturer of home exterior products has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan against Home Depot USA. Read More

Five years in, Lacks has healthier workforce

Faced with rising health costs, the manufacturer bet on its employees — and it worked.

February 19, 2016
Lacks Enterprises saw its health care costs per employee rise by more than 30 percent over a two-year period, creating an unsustainable situation for the company. Read More

The doctor will see you now

Lacks Primary Care Clinics deliver innovative solution to rising health care costs.

May 8, 2015
A Grand Rapids-based company has successfully pioneered a new method of delivering health care to employees through an employer-sponsored clinic in partnership with CareATC. Read More

Employees who are ‘true consumers of health care’ bring down costs

May 8, 2015
As health care costs to employers and consumers continue to rise, the echo chambers of despair offer no solution. Read More

Richard Lacks Jr. steps down as company president

First nonfamily member leader has solid experience with the supplier.

December 19, 2014
Richard Lacks Jr., president and CEO of Lacks Enterprises, announced earlier this month he would step down as president of the company Jan. 1. Read More

Lacks Enterprises names non-family member president

December 11, 2014
After more than 40 years, Lacks Enterprises is announcing its first non-family member president. Read More

Employees receive gift that keeps on giving

September 11, 2014
A local company did something a little bit different recently when it presented its employees with $100 gift certificates. Read More

Roof collapses at auto supplier

January 30, 2014
| By AP
Officials said the weight of snow might have caused a partial roof collapse at an industrial building operated by an auto parts supplier. Read More

Lacks Enterprises opening on-site employee health care clinics

Five years in the making, the project has nothing to do with Obamacare.

November 8, 2013
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) While some employers in West Michigan in recent years closed their on-site health care clinics for employees, Lacks Enterprises in Kentwood is moving in the other direction. Read More