Manufacturing

Furniture, automotive and other major industries

ARTICLES

Brewery multiplies capacity

September 30, 2014
A downtown brewery is planning to get larger — much larger. Read More

Craft spirits maker releases brandy

September 29, 2014
Two lakeshore beverage companies have teamed up for a Colonial-era treat. Read More

Logistics company ranks among 'Top 100'

September 29, 2014
A third-party logistics and cold storage provider has earned spots on a pair of “Top 100” rankings by industry trade publications. Read More

Oil and gas production boosts Michigan economy

September 26, 2014
An American Petroleum Institute representative in Grand Rapids recently said technological innovation in oil and gas extraction is “changing the entire vision of our energy future and opening vast new possibilities” for economic growth. Read More

GVSU receives $30K grant for brewery safety program

Rapid growth in industry statewide spurs MIOSHA action.

September 26, 2014
A free interactive training module developed by Grand Valley State University for craft brewers has been renewed by a state-funded grant to improve alternative and additional education on safety and health education in the industry. Read More

Founders Brewing rolls out experimental beer

September 24, 2014
Founders Brewing Co. is releasing its next experimental beer just in time for the winter holiday season. Read More

Amway funds $10M Stanford study on wellness

September 22, 2014
Amway is providing $10 million in unrestricted funds to a top university for a “first-of-its-kind” research study on the impact of dietary and lifestyle habits on wellness and aging. Read More

Steelcase works to design health care's future

Emphasis is more on health than on care.

September 19, 2014
The world’s best and brightest in medicine are plotting the future of health care from the comfort of Steelcase furniture. Read More

Unique tile company has Italian touch

American Glass Mosaics got vital financing from Muskegon Angels.

September 19, 2014
Bottles that held beer no one ever drank are part of the process at a unique new company in Norton Shores. Read More

Luxury carpet maker acquires firm for global growth

September 19, 2014
A maker of custom luxury carpets and rugs is planning to "scale" in the international residential market with a recent acquisition. Read More