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Grocery delivery company expands reach

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

Fashion line expands for a cause

Crowned Free co-owners switch to direct sales model to involve other women in helping sex trafficking survivors.

November 17, 2017
A company that launched in 2014 selling custom fashions in boutiques has moved toward a pop-up shop and direct sales model to “link arms” with women who want to help survivors of sex trafficking. Read More

Marketing firm acquires ad agency

November 17, 2017
After 18 months of planning, a local marketing firm has acquired an advertising agency. Read More

Food companies win Making it in Michigan awards

November 17, 2017
Three West Michigan food businesses have won Making it in Michigan awards from Michigan State University. Read More

Grand Rapids Area Black Businesses hosting Black Market & Awards Reception

November 15, 2017
An African American-focused economic development organization will honor a group of businesses and individuals at an upcoming event. Read More

Medical firm hires VP of HR

November 15, 2017
A local medical practice management firm has named its new vice president of human resources. Read More

Airplane parts supplier signs deal with UK airline

November 14, 2017
A West Michigan supplier of airplane parts has signed an agreement with an airline that serves Europe. Read More

Partners producing summit on economic equity

November 14, 2017
A pair of local economic development organizations are hosting a summit this week on economic equity in Grand Rapids. Read More

Long-time jeweler closing doors

November 9, 2017
A historic jeweler in the area is closing its doors. Read More

Couple opens chiropractic practice

November 8, 2017
A new chiropractic practice has opened in Grand Rapids. Read More