Shopping centers, openings/closings, technology and innovation


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

Car retailer hiring for superstore

September 28, 2016
A national car retailer is hiring for its first location in the West Michigan market — and the state. Read More

Nonprofit opening next thrift shop

September 28, 2016
A local nonprofit is opening its next retail location in the area. 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

Coffee company opens shop downtown

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

Firm completes shopping center

September 22, 2016
A local firm has completed construction of a fully leased shopping center in the area. Read More

Big-box retailer closing locations

September 21, 2016
Two West Michigan locations of a national big-box retailer will close their doors this winter. Read More

Craft spirits maker releases cherry brandy

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