Food Service & Agriculture

Growers, processors and distributors


Brewery releasing specialty beer

March 22, 2017
A brewery in the area is releasing a highly rated specialty beer this weekend, including two aged vintage versions. Read More

Brewery releases 'Beer the Change' report

March 21, 2017
A local brewery has released its “Beer the Change” report. Read More

West Side whiskey bar schedules opening

March 20, 2017
A new bar focused on whiskey is opening downtown this week. Read More

Grand Rapids FC signs brewery as sponsor

March 20, 2017
When they take the pitch this season, the Grand Rapids Football Club will be representing a local brewery. Read More

International competition names craft spirit Best of Class

March 20, 2017
A local distillery has repeated as the Best of Class winner at an international competition. Read More

Too many breweries in West Michigan?

Industry experts say recent closings are part of normal cycle.

March 17, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Mitch Ermatinger’s business model raises eyebrows, as speculation grows in regard to West Michigan reaching a saturation point of breweries, with several closing in the state during the past year. Read More

Irish on Ionia pours over downtown

March 17, 2017
A local restaurant and bar group is hosting its annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration on Saturday. Read More

Craft beer bar and store opening downtown

March 16, 2017
A new beer retailer and bar is opening downtown. Read More

Food distributor appoints SVP

March 16, 2017
A food distributor in the area has named a new senior vice president of distribution sales. Read More

Brewery moving taproom

March 15, 2017
A West Michigan brewery is moving. Read More