Food Service & Agriculture

Growers, processors and distributors


Ag exporters turn eye toward China, South Korea

Five-day trade mission opens door for fruit producers and hops growers.

November 24, 2017
Five-day trade mission opens door for fruit producers and hops growers. Read More

Table set for food initiative

Plan aims to connect region’s natural resources, education and infrastructure assets to grow agriculture exports by 2020.

November 24, 2017
An ambitious plan is taking shape on the lakeshore to grow the region’s labor pool and expand product development and agriculture exports. Read More

Inside Track: Best of both worlds

Entrepreneurship helps Megan Odegaard grow in her day job as an assurance manager for accounting firm.

November 24, 2017
Driving around a mountain bend in December 2006, Megan Odegaard was involved in a head-on collision that set her life on a different course than intended. Read More

Restaurant company donates 1,287 coats for children

November 24, 2017
A local restaurant company has donated 1,287 coats to schools and organizations for children in need. Read More

Urban café opens doors

November 23, 2017
Nearly a year after burning to the ground, a café in Grand Rapids is now ready for business. Read More

Beer industry raises funds for food banks

November 23, 2017
A beer-based fundraising campaign has brewed up support for food banks. Read More

Snack brand testing Thanksgiving-themed chips

November 22, 2017
A snack brand is testing a limited-edition chip product that tastes like Thanksgiving dinner. Read More

Grocery chain releases corporate responsibility report

November 22, 2017
A locally based grocery chain is sharing details of its efforts to support local farmers and food makers, give back to the community and promote sustainability. Read More

Ice cream maker creating up to 30 jobs

November 20, 2017
An ice cream maker in the region is planning to add up to 30 jobs. Read More

Grocery delivery company expands reach

November 20, 2017
A local company that delivers organic groceries is expanding its service to metro Detroit. Read More