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Food maker ranks as one of 'World's Most Ethical Companies'

April 17, 2015
A food maker’s commitment to the triple bottom line has helped it join a select group of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies.” Read More

West Michigan execs win national STEP awards

April 17, 2015
A trio of West Michigan women have won national STEP awards from a nonprofit working to develop talent in the manufacturing industry, where women are under represented. Read More

Packaging supplier renovates facility

April 16, 2015
A packaging supplier that operates at a former Lear plant is investing in a renovation. Read More

Auto supplier plans to 'double' workforce

April 15, 2015
An auto supplier in the region is planning to "double" the size of its production workforce this year. Read More

Hard cider makers medal at international competition

April 14, 2015
One of the world’s largest hard cider competitions took place in Grand Rapids last weekend. Read More

Fire destroys factory

April 13, 2015
| By AP
Authorities are investigating after an overnight fire destroyed a vacant factory in Grand Rapids. Read More

Steel 21 is ‘burning’ into the future

The Algoma Township steel company has invested heavily in advanced technology.

April 10, 2015
The “21” in Steel 21 stands for the 21st century, and if its first two months in business have been any indication, it’s going to be a very busy century for the people at Steel 21. Read More

Brewery re-imagines flagship beer

April 10, 2015
A brewery will release a re-imagined version of one of its flagship beers later this month. Read More

Developer plans 40-acre industrial park

April 9, 2015
About 40 acres of local land could soon be an industrial park. Read More

Metal components maker buys industrial building

April 9, 2015
A 10,000-square-foot industrial building has changed hands. Read More