Furniture, automotive and other major industries


Brewery sells to Colorado company

March 27, 2015
A growing craft brewery that distributes in Michigan has been purchased by a brewery with an international distribution footprint. Read More

Brewery cans summer beer

March 26, 2015
One of the state’s summer craft beer staples is coming to market in a new container. Read More

Packaging supplier enlists firms for $50M plant in Idaho

March 26, 2015
A packaging supplier, construction company and architecture firm from the region are working together to build a $50-million plant in Idaho. Read More

University partners with purchasing company on workshops

March 24, 2015
A nationally recognized undergraduate program and a purchasing services provider have partnered to develop a workshop series on purchasing for management and supply chain professionals. Read More

Makerspace partners with community college

March 24, 2015
A nonprofit makerspace and community college are partnering to help give students more hands-on skilled trades experience. Read More

Furniture industry veterans launch new venture

Executives say there are at least a dozen new products in the pipeline.

March 20, 2015
Three furniture industry veterans are forgoing retirement and teaming up to bring innovative products from concept to market. Read More

Auto supplier completes $53.6M expansion

March 20, 2015
A Japanese auto supplier has invested $53.6 million and created 100 jobs in the region to support the company’s “next-generation” production and testing capabilities. Read More

Appliance maker forms new global business unit

March 19, 2015
An appliance maker has formed a new global business unit focused on a “fast-growing” market with “significant growth potential.” Read More

Retailer steps out with 'shop in shop'

March 19, 2015
A retailer has partnered with a footwear brand to open a pilot concept “shop” in one of its stores. Read More

Brewery releases bottles

March 18, 2015
A brewery is releasing its first-ever bottles. Read More