Shopping centers, openings/closings, technology and innovation


Appliance maker partners with MLB

August 3, 2015
An appliance maker is heading to the ballpark as part of a new partnership. Read More

Story development differentiates Mitten State

T-shirt maker scours old college yearbooks to come up with unique designs.

July 31, 2015
The owners at The Mitten State are excited for football season to begin. Read More

Slows Bar-B-Q coming fast

July 31, 2015
The widely anticipated opening of a well-respected barbecue restaurant in Grand Rapids will be happening soon. Read More

AT&T opens new Grand Rapids location

July 31, 2015
AT&T’s presence in the West Michigan area keeps growing. Read More

80-store outlet mall ready to go

July 29, 2015
An outlet shopping destination is opening the doors to nearly 80 stores this weekend in Byron Center. Read More

Inside Track: Crafting a long and successful career

Establishing the North American office of Create and Craft has been a whirlwind of activity for Ray Shelgosh, with more in store.

July 24, 2015
Ray Shelgosh thought a light sweater would be all he would need for a quick mid-April interview in Grand Rapids. Read More

Drug maker acquires German brand

July 24, 2015
An over-the-counter drug maker is acquiring a German dietary supplement brand to build its portfolio and market share in Europe. Read More

'Michigan-focused' restaurant and bar opens doors

July 22, 2015
A new restaurant offering upscale “Michigan-focused” food and drinks has opened in Grand Rapids. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide winds down brand

July 22, 2015
Wolverine Worldwide is discontinuing operations for one of its footwear brands in the coming year. Read More

Coffee company produces lectures

July 22, 2015
It’s easy to stay awake for lectures fueled by coffee. Read More