Furniture, automotive and other major industries


Grooters secures first tenant for airport development

Office furniture systems and parts manufacturer takes 80,000 SF.

November 27, 2015
With limited industrial space in Grand Rapids, Robert Grooters Development Co. has broken ground and secured a first tenant for its newest project. Read More

5 tips for avoiding 'tech hunch' during Cyber Week

November 27, 2015
Cyber Week is days away, and an ergonomist at an office furniture maker has five tips to avoid “tech hunch” as you shop from the comfort of your couch. Read More

Material handling supplier launches SAP practice

November 27, 2015
A supplier of material handling automation systems and software has launched a new SAP implementation practice. Read More

Packaging supplier improves color quality 200 percent

November 27, 2015
A packaging supplier has “really improved” its relationship with a Walmart subsidiary after implementing a suite of color-management products. Read More

Furniture maker wins forestry Leadership Award

November 26, 2015
A furniture maker has been recognized as a “conservation champion” for its commitment to responsible forestry. Read More

Utility partners with food banks

November 26, 2015
A utility has teamed up with two food banks this holiday season to help people reduce their energy costs. Read More

Food plant earns Zero-Waste Champion designation

November 26, 2015
A food maker has recognized a plant in the region as a Zero-Waste Champion. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide names brand president

November 24, 2015
Wolverine Worldwide has named an executive with more than 15 years of experience the president of one of its brands. Read More

Brewery cans year-round ale

November 24, 2015
A brewery in the region is canning another one of its beers. Read More

Perrigo acquires US rights to drug line for $380M

November 23, 2015
Over-the-counter and prescription drug maker Perrigo is acquiring the U.S. rights to an AstraZeneca drug line for Crohn’s disease for $380 million. Read More