Food Service & Agriculture

Growers, processors and distributors

ARTICLES

Brewery sells minority stake to Spanish company

December 17, 2014
One of the region’s top breweries is selling a 30-percent stake in its business to a brewer based in Madrid — to set its sights on “multi-generational” international growth. Read More

Pork producer invests up to $255M in plant, 800 jobs

December 17, 2014
A pork producer is planning to create more than 800 jobs after it builds a new plant in the region. Read More

Food recycler develops $8M plant

December 17, 2014
The largest recycler of bakery, cereal grain, snack food and related food byproducts in the U.S. is planning to invest $8 million to rejuvenate an industrial site in the region. Read More

Brewery releases reserve beers

December 16, 2014
A brewery is releasing several special versions of one of its flagship brews. Read More

Meat supplier feeds thousands of families

December 15, 2014
A group of food brands are partnering to spread the holiday spirit by distributing enough meat to serve more than 31,000 families. Read More

Café opens in Heritage Hill neighborhood

December 11, 2014
There’s a new place to get coffee in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Brewery re-releases experimental beer

December 11, 2014
After several years of releasing one-time experimental beers, a brewery is going back to a popular release. Read More

Breweries win at European Beer Star

December 9, 2014
A pair of West Michigan breweries performed well at the European Beer Star competition in Nuremberg, Germany. Read More

Grand Rapids ranks among 'Best Beer Cities' in US

December 8, 2014
Grand Rapids’ preference for “high-end beer” is one reason it’s considered one of the “10 Best Beer Cities” in the nation. Read More

Retailer pens food pantry cookbook

December 8, 2014
A retailer has authored a cookbook to help its food pantry partners and the people who depend on them. Read More