Food Service & Agriculture

Growers, processors and distributors


Bar chain maps next location

April 27, 2017
A $2.5-million, out-of-state location is up next for a local restaurant and bar company. Read More

Meijer opening stores in Upper Peninsula

April 26, 2017
Meijer is set to open its first stores in the Upper Peninsula. Read More

Craft spirit wins company Distillery of the Year title

April 26, 2017
A local distillery was named the best maker of a craft spirit at an international competition in Germany. Read More

Founders Brewing shares plan for second taproom

April 25, 2017
Founders Brewing Co. has announced it is planning to open a second taproom. Read More

Private equity firm invests in industrial bakery

April 24, 2017
A local private equity firm has invested in an Indiana industrial bakery — marking the first out-of-state investment by its Michigan Prosperity Fund. Read More

Food service merger creates $100M company

April 24, 2017
A pair of Michigan-based food service companies have announced a merger that brings their combined revenues to $100 million. Read More

City partners with Founders Brewing on biodigester

Three tanks, which will cost between $30 million and $40 million total, are expected to be operational by the end of 2018.

April 21, 2017
The city of Grand Rapids and Founders Brewing Co. announced a new public-private partnership that will result in three new biodigesters that will generate energy for the city. Read More

Steakhouse settling into space

April 21, 2017
There’s a new steakhouse in the region. Read More

Grand Rapids is No. 10 US market for 'craft spirits tourism'

April 20, 2017
Grand Rapids is considered one of the best metros in the U.S. for tourists seeking craft spirits. Read More

Museum mixing beer, food and art

April 19, 2017
A museum in the region will host a national inflatable art exhibit at a beer, food and art fundraiser this weekend. Read More