Food Service & Agriculture

Growers, processors and distributors


Coffee company and grocer partnering on in-store location

September 29, 2016
A grocer is planning to feature a local coffee company in its new store in the area. Read More

Chicken fast-food chain plans location

September 29, 2016
A chicken fast-food chain is planning a location along a major retail corridor in town. Read More

Free the food trucks

September 29, 2016
The clock hits 11:45 a.m. and your stomach starts to rumble. You remember that, in your morning shuffle, you neglected to pack a lunch and your current craving is a meal on wheels. Thankfully, due to the PILOT Mobile Food Business Ordinance — a new two-year pilot program — your dream is now a reality. Read More

Arcadia Ales celebrates 20 years

Suprise left sales job in 1996 to open brewery in Battle Creek.

September 23, 2016
A proud Tim Suprise walked into his boss’ office in 1995 with what he claimed to be good and great news. Read More

Bar chain picks next Michigan location

September 23, 2016
A local restaurant and bar chain is expanding its presence in the state. Read More

Pennsylvania coffee company plans factory

September 23, 2016
A coffee company based in Pennsylvania is planning to invest millions to open a plant in the region. Read More

Coffee company opens shop downtown

September 22, 2016
A local coffee company has opened a new coffee shop downtown. Read More

Craft spirits maker releases cherry brandy

September 21, 2016
A local craft spirits maker is releasing a specialty cherry liquor. Read More

College opening brewery downtown

September 20, 2016
A college downtown is testing the theory that beer does make you smarter. Read More

Fast-food restaurant GM rates among tops in chain

September 19, 2016
The general manager of a local fast-food location has been named one of the top 10 GMs by a global chain. Read More