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ORG Home Shoe Shrine

Home products company creates adjustable shoe organizer

A maker of home organization products in the region has introduced a new product to help shoe and boot collectors keep their wardrobes tidy. Read More

Muskegon Community College Carolyn I. and Peter Sturrus Technology Center

College opening $14.8M technology center

A college in the region is officially opening its new $14.81-million technology center next week. Read More

G&T Industries plant worker

Manufacturer acquires upholstery supplier

A local manufacturer has acquired a Tennessee-based supplier of upholstery for boats. Read More

Whirlpool Corporation global headquarters

West Michigan companies shine in Newsweek's 'Green Rankings'

Several companies in the region have received national and global recognition by Newsweek for their environmentally friendly practices. Read More


Manufacturer expands South American plant

An appliance maker has completed an expansion of one of its South American facilities. Read More

Kellogg Pringles chips can

Snack brand buys Super Bowl ad

A snack brand in the region plans to air its first-ever Super Bowl ad. Read More

LG Chem

Battery plant earns 'landfill-free' designation

A battery maker in the region has been recognized for its efforts to limit waste. Read More

Steelcase Verb furniture active learning classroom

Furniture maker offering classroom grants

A local furniture maker is accepting applications for up to 16 educational grants worth $67,000 each. Read More

downtown Battle Creek

Civic agency offering $200K to attract brewery, brewpub or distiller

An economic development agency in the region is offering $200,000 for a new brewery, brewpub or distiller to open in its town. Read More

Michigan House crowd

Michigan House names lineup for SXSW

A day-long series of Michigan-centered panel discussions will soon present the state to the world. Read More

Special K Nourish Berries & Peaches

New cereal contains probiotics

A food maker in the region is releasing a new cereal variety designed to promote gut health for women. Read More

Start Garden Trust Building

Start Garden hosting Startup Weekend

Grand Rapids entrepreneurs are gearing up to beat the clock. Read More

JR Automation

Manufacturer acquires six-part automation group

A manufacturer in the region has acquired an automation systems group comprised of six separate entities around the world. Read More

AlSentis web screenshot

Global auto supplier invests in startup

A global automotive equipment supplier has invested in a startup in the region. Read More

Boxed water storage

Packaged-water company wins Best in Biz award

A local packaged-water company has earned international recognition. Read More

Rice Krispies Treats Cookies & Creme

Snack brand releasing two new flavors

A food maker in the region has added two flavors to one of its signature snack lines. Read More

St. Julian Winery glass of white wine

Winery takes home Jefferson Cup

A West Michigan winery recently took home several awards at a national competition. Read More

JobFLEX lands in top 20 on Google Play

A mobile app made to streamline the process of quotes and payments for contractors was one of Google’s top 20 grossing business apps after going live last spring. Read More

Kellogg Company world headquarters

Kellogg releases diversity and inclusion report

A food maker in the region has released a report on its “progress” toward diversity and inclusion. Read More

Grand Circus Grand Rapids boot camp graduates

Partners connect to train female coders

A group of organizations in West Michigan have partnered on a recent high-tech "boot camp" for women. Read More