Retail

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Partners plan 'neighborhood' grocery store downtown

April 28, 2016
A grocery store may be coming downtown. Read More

Developer breaks ground on $9M residential project

April 28, 2016
A $9.6-million development with residential units, retail and restaurant space is well underway in town. Read More

Retailer launches Take Your Child to Serve Day

April 28, 2016
A locally based retailer is adding a twist to the national Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. Read More

Brewery releases Tulip Time brew

April 27, 2016
A brewery is releasing a special beer to coincide with one of the region’s biggest festivals. Read More

Manufacturer files lawsuit against Home Depot

April 26, 2016
A local manufacturer of home exterior products has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan against Home Depot USA. Read More

Coffee company partners with national brewery

April 26, 2016
A local coffee roaster will be featured in a national brewery’s imperial stout. Read More

Appliance maker ranks among '100 Best Corporate Citizens' in US

April 25, 2016
An appliance maker in the region has been recognized as one of the top corporate citizens the country. Read More

Field & Fire prepares North Monroe location

The artisan bread-maker will open a café in 616’s new development.

April 22, 2016
When Field & Fire opened in the brand-new Downtown Market in 2013, Shelby and Julie Kibler imagined 90 percent of their revenue would come from retail sales. Read More

Vander Mill’s new GR facility features taste and capacity

An ambitious menu and ramped-up production differentiate cider-maker’s new home.

April 22, 2016
Paul Vander Heide is excited about his culinary team at the newly opened Grand Rapids location of Vander Mill Cider. Read More

Pan-Asian restaurant chain opens first location in market

April 22, 2016
A chain of restaurants that serves pan-Asian cuisine is opening its first location in West Michigan and the state. Read More