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Michigan's longstanding talent issue must be solved

August 11, 2017
EAgile has ahold of the Radio Frequency Identification technology business, but whether it can continue its success from Michigan underscores the now most profound issue most affecting Michigan businesses, especially as Michigan is compared to other states and the availability of a creative workforce with STEM skills. Read More

Brownfield projects get tax incentives

Program focuses on large, mixed-use developments on ‘challenging’ sites.

August 4, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Developers considering potentially transformational projects across the state now have guidelines to earn more incentives. Read More

MEDC names CEO

July 11, 2017
| By AP
LANSING — The new CEO at the Michigan Economic Development Corp. said “ongoing support for communities of all sizes around the state and the ongoing development of the talent pipeline" is key to the “continued growth” of the state. Read More

Nonprofit buys golf course

June 12, 2017
A nonprofit’s signature event will have a new home in 2020. Read More

Meijer names downtown store

June 1, 2017
The Meijer grocery store slated for downtown has its name — and it won’t be Meijer. Read More

Boat parts maker expanding plant

May 3, 2017
A maker of boat parts is planning to create 80 full-time manufacturing jobs by expanding its plant in the area. Read More

Aviation supplier opens 'brilliant' factory

May 1, 2017
An aviation supplier in the region has introduced its new $14.5-million factory. Read More

15-story development breaking ground

April 27, 2017
A $52-million, mixed-used development in the region is underway. Read More

Manufacturer investing $5M in operation

April 27, 2017
A maker of equipment and components for plastics processing is expanding its plant in the area. Read More

State approves $19.3M for West Side project

April 25, 2017
A $55-million West Side project, including a planned Meijer store, has been approved by the state for $19.3 million in funding. Read More