Shopping centers, openings/closings, technology and innovation


Inside Track: Crafting a long and successful career

Establishing the North American office of Create and Craft has been a whirlwind of activity for Ray Shelgosh, with more in store.

July 24, 2015
Ray Shelgosh thought a light sweater would be all he would need for a quick mid-April interview in Grand Rapids. Read More

Drug maker acquires German brand

July 24, 2015
An over-the-counter drug maker is acquiring a German dietary supplement brand to build its portfolio and market share in Europe. Read More

'Michigan-focused' restaurant and bar opens doors

July 22, 2015
A new restaurant offering upscale “Michigan-focused” food and drinks has opened in Grand Rapids. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide winds down brand

July 22, 2015
Wolverine Worldwide is discontinuing operations for one of its footwear brands in the coming year. Read More

Coffee company produces lectures

July 22, 2015
It’s easy to stay awake for lectures fueled by coffee. Read More

Firm plans $3M apartment project

July 21, 2015
Matt Vernon bought an urban four-story building in the region with one mission in mind: change it. Read More

Nonprofit restructures thrift shops

July 21, 2015
A nonprofit is restructuring its thrift shop operation to match up with demand. Read More

Brewery releases ArtPrize beer

July 21, 2015
A brewery is set to release a beer for ArtPrize. Read More

Coffee company throws party

July 21, 2015
A retailer and wholesaler of specialty coffee is hosting a party this week. Read More

Developer plans apartment complex

July 20, 2015
A developer is planning to construct a pair of buildings in Grand Rapids with space for apartments, dining and retail. Read More