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Amway G&H Protect+ products

Amway introduces bath and body brand

Amway is rolling out a number of bath and body care products under a new brand. Read More

Stryker Endoscopy building

West Michigan companies rank among 'America's Best Employers'

Forbes has rated a pair of companies in the region among the nation’s “best employers.” Read More

Big Lake Brewing Darkstar beer cans

Brewery distributing to Ohio

A brewery in the region is expanding its reach. Read More

Sparrows Coffee bag

Coffee company plans West Side roasting facility

A new coffee roastery is being planned for the West Side. Read More

Dykhuis Farms

Pork producer purchases family farm

A pork producer in the region has bought a neighboring family farm. Read More

Amway headquarters

Amway laying off 90 workers

Amway is planning to lay off about 90 workers. Read More

GE Aviation

GE Aviation soars in Muskegon area

GE Aviation’s recently opened $14.5-million, 35,000-square-foot facility in Norton Shores is part of its efforts to double down on new technology. Read More


Client needs spur data expansion

As demand for connectivity grows, Southfield-based 123Net will invest more than $15 million in West Michigan data infrastructure in the near future. Read More

John G. Russell Leadership Center

Consumers Energy opens leadership center

Consumers Energy celebrated the opening of its new leadership center at the downtown campus of Grand Valley State University recently. Read More

Attwood trolling motor

Boat parts maker expanding plant

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

Dutch Girl

Brewery files for bankruptcy

A brewery in the region that closed its doors has filed for bankruptcy. Read More

Perrigo lab

Feds search drug maker's offices

The federal government has executed search warrants at the corporate offices of a drug maker in the region. Read More

Yummly screen shot

Appliance maker acquiring 20M-user tech company

An appliance maker in the region has reached an agreement to acquire a technology company, which it said will help strengthen its position as a leader in creating a “seamlessly integrated connected kitchen.” Read More

Falcon Lakeside Manufacturing parts

Manufacturer investing $1.8M in operations

A maker of cast and machined components is investing $1.8 million and creating 27 jobs in the region via expansions. Read More

energized small business

Grand Rapids is fifth-best 'large city' in US to start a business

A personal finance website has ranked Grand Rapids as one of the top five "large cities" for entrepreneurship. Read More

Can GR be another Silicon Valley?

Grand Rapids doesn’t need to spawn the next Elon Musk to create a bustling technology sector in West Michigan. Read More

Diversity keeps DeWys thriving

Forty years in, and Jon DeWys is looking forward to the next 99 years. Read More

Tally Sheet

Couple’s app simplifies garage sale payouts

For years, Holly Anderson spent a weekend with girlfriends hosting a garage sale. Read More

Jonas Paul Eyewear

Parents dive head first into retail eyewear startup

With their first child, Ben and Laura Harrison were sent on a wild ride. Read More

From Fortune 500 to family stores, Collective Idea covers wide range

Coming together to help a company streamline its operations is Holland software company Collective Idea’s goal. Read More