Items Tagged with 'Barfly Ventures'


HopCat’s Michigan expansions might be drying up

But BarFly has an aggressive plan to place 30 bars in Midwest college towns.

April 8, 2016
Eight years in, and HopCat has had a lot of success as a “big fish in a small pond,” but the beer-bar chain now is entering big-city territory. Read More

Bar chain plans second West Michigan location

March 31, 2016
A bar chain is planning to open its second location in the region. Read More

Bar chain plans Chicago location

March 23, 2016
A locally based bar chain has found where it wants to be in Chicago. Read More

Irish on Ionia flows into downtown

March 14, 2016
A restaurant and bar group is producing its annual Irish celebration downtown this weekend. Read More

Downtown restaurant and bar schedules opening

January 13, 2016
A new downtown restaurant and bar is opening soon. Read More

Bar chain expands south

January 12, 2016
A bar chain is planning a $4-million location in the heart of bourbon country. Read More

Business diverts 6M pounds of waste from landfills

December 30, 2015
A waste removal business said it has redirected 6 million pounds of food waste from landfills to composting facilities this year. Read More

Company plans to re-launch downtown restaurant and bar

November 16, 2015
A popular downtown restaurant and bar is closing — and then re-opening with a new identity. Read More

HopCat plans 30 locations across US

September 2, 2015
A bar chain with millions in fresh capital is speeding up its nationwide expansion. Read More

Environmental group says Michigan businesses favor Clean Power Plan

A manager at BarFly Ventures explains why they rely on clean and green energy.

August 14, 2015
About 90 percent of more than 400 Michigan business leaders surveyed support reducing carbon emissions to help meet the federal Clean Power Plan, according to Environmental Entrepreneurs. Read More