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Inspired Garage

Brand designs 'flexible' garage storage line

A storage brand in the region has rolled out a garage organization product line designed to eliminate clutter and create more room for parking. Read More

HM Andi Owen

Furniture maker appoints next CEO

A furniture maker in the region has selected a longtime retail clothing chain executive as its next CEO. Read More

Angstrom Technology

Cleanroom manufacturer relocates to Grand Rapids

A company that designs and builds cleanrooms to ISO standards has moved its headquarters from a suburb into the city. Read More


Perrigo enters into licensing agreement for OTC nasal spray

Perrigo has signed an exclusive licensing agreement that allows it to seek regulatory approval to sell an over-the-counter nasal spray. Read More

GR Maker Faire 2014

Mini Maker Faire promotes creativity

A celebration of Grand Rapids’ ingenuity is on tap for this weekend. Read More


Private equity firm acquires die manufacturer

A local private equity firm has acquired a die manufacturer based near Lansing. Read More

Furniture industry eyes threats

Michael A. Dunlap & Associates’ latest report shows commercial furniture executives are starting to worry. Read More

Perrigo lab

Perrigo plans to 'separate' business unit

A drug maker in the region plans to "separate" its prescription pharmaceuticals business from the company. Read More

High Five Co-Op Brewery Kentwood pre-open

Co-op leases space for brewery

A brewing cooperative has secured the site for its first brewery. Read More

E. coli Cytometer

New E. coli test could change food production

The threat of E. coli has prompted a Grand Valley State University researcher to find the bacteria in food before it hits the market for consumption. Read More

Gentex headquarters Zeeland

Manufacturer backs lakeshore's Now for the Next fund

A lakeshore economic development nonprofit has received its largest "financial commitment from a private sector employer." Read More

Founders Brewing Co. Third and Lager beer glass

Brewery rolls out beer at Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings has partnered with a staple of Grand Rapids’ beer scene to roll out a new brew for the fantasy football draft season. Read More

Cascade Engineering

Manufacturer rates as 'Best for the World'

A local manufacturer that specializes in large injection-molded plastic parts has been named one of the Benefit Corporations that's "Best for the World." Read More

Precision Poly web screenshot

Packaging supplier sells business

An out-of-state company has acquired a local maker of packaging for various industries. Read More

Perrin Brewing Company Razzberry Blonde beer cans

Brewery releases raspberry beer

A brewery in the area is rolling out a fruit-flavored beer. Read More

Paragon Team

Manufacturers bank on Cascade Township

A pair of local manufacturers are digging deeper into their native soil. Read More

Soy Bean Farmers

Michigan farmers feel trade war fallout

(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Michigan farmers are enduring the effects of the trade war between China and the United States. Read More

Brothers make their mark on logistics industry with rapid growth

Amazon unveiled its plans to establish a new fulfillment center in Caledonia in May, but even with the arrival of the nationally recognized e-commerce giant to West Michigan, two brothers are carving out their own market demand in the warehousing and fulfillment business. Read More

Hurricane Power web screenshot

Hurricane Power sells line to Briggs & Stratton

Muskegon Heights-based Hurricane Power has sold a product line to the outdoor equipment manufacturer Briggs & Stratton. Read More

Robinette Cellars Chocolate wine bottle

Robinette's releasing chocolate wine

Robinette’s Apple Haus & Winery is uncorking a specialty wine. Read More

Holland-based startup to launch two options of video résumé platform

Wedge is hoping to boost job seekers’ résumés. Read More