Items Tagged with 'Battle Creek'


Change Ups: FireKeepers Casino completes bar renovation

May 23, 2014
FireKeepers Casino Hotel in Battle Creek has completed its first renovation since the hotel and event center were added in December 2012. Read More

JPG Resources partners with Arizona firm

The Battle Creek firm supports new product development in the food and beverage industry.

April 25, 2014
JPG Resources, a consulting/management firm in Battle Creek providing expertise to consumer packaged goods companies developing new food and beverage products, has partnered with Healthy Brand Builders in Scottsdale, Ariz. Read More

Kellogg’s ‘Project K’ cuts 7 percent of workforce

November 4, 2013
Battle Creek-based Kellogg said Monday that it plans to trim its global workforce by 7 percent, with the breakfast-foods maker citing weaker-than-expected sales for the year. Read More

W.K. Kellogg Foundation names CEO

October 22, 2013
Growing up in a family of 10 children in inner-city Detroit, the new CEO of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation knows first-hand the “day-to-day challenges” facing the children and families her $8-billion organization seeks to help. Read More

'Breaking Bad' creator focuses on 'Battle Creek' for CBS

September 26, 2013
The man who created the hit Emmy-winning TV show “Breaking Bad” is setting his sights on Battle Creek. Read More

616 Lofts growth in Grand Rapids, Battle Creek is ‘exciting’

Unique property manager is expected to add hundreds of units to its holdings.

September 6, 2013
The property manager for 616 Development, 616 Lofts, will be managing more apartments in about two weeks — and many, many more in about two years. Read More

Kellogg earns $352M in 2Q13 as breakfast sales drop in North America

August 1, 2013
Battle Creek-based Kellogg Co.'s profit rose in the second quarter of 2013, but its revenue fell short of expectations, as its breakfast division struggled in North America. Read More

Lakeview Square Mall sale energizes Battle Creek retail 'node'

April 10, 2013
New ownership of the city’s largest shopping center has brought attention to the retail makeup of Battle Creek and has raised hopes that more retailers will locate there in the coming years. Read More

Overall net sales up nicely in Kellogg's 3Q

November 1, 2012
Kellogg Co. in Battle Creek reported third quarter net sales of $3.7 billion, an increase of 12.3 percent from the third quarter last year. Operating profit was $479 million, an increase of 3.2 percent. Read More

Kellogg Co. to pay $500K for Clean Air Act violations

October 29, 2012
Kellogg Co. has agreed to pay a $500,000 penalty for Clean Air Act violations in Battle Creek and Grand Rapids, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. In addition, the company will spend more than $435,000 to reduce its Volatile Organic Compound levels and will replace a cooling and dehumidifying system that currently produces greenhouse gas emissions. Read More