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February 11, 2019
Since 1983, Grand Rapids Business Journal has been West Michigan's primary and most trusted source of local business news. The weekly print edition of the Business Journal, a must-read for the area’s top decision-makers, is known as the business newspaper of metro Grand Rapids, Holland, Muskegon and all of West Michigan.
February 11, 2019
Railbird Taphouse and Brewery agreed to change its name to Alebird Taphouse and Brewery.
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Railtown Brewing Company recently announced it has reached a settlement with Byron Station LLC, owner of the formerly named “Railbird Taphouse and Brewery.” Read More
Midwest Growth Capital Symposium provides venue for heartland startups to connect with U.S. investors.
In response to a continued venture capital shortage in Michigan and a growing Midwest tech ecosystem, one of the state’s leading investor-startup matchmakers is broadening its guest list. Read More
West Michigan contingent builds global reach at trade show for life science manufacturers.
Three West Michigan businesses had the chance to make inroads with global buyers and distributors at a health care congress in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, last month. Read More
Customers could face health risks if not handled with care and consumed carefully.
Ferris Coffee & Nut Co. of Grand Rapids made headlines when it introduced its Nitro Cold Brew Coffee early in 2018. Read More
Michigan Software Labs co-founder urges clients to embrace innovation.
Mark Johnson still carries his old Blockbuster Video card. The co-founder and managing partner of Ada-based Michigan Software Labs uses it as an illustration for how disruption in the technology sphere can either make or break companies. Read More
Wool pulled over your eyes. The golden goose. Smoke and mirrors. These are the kinds of catchy metaphors the insurance industry and its chief lobbying group, the Insurance Alliance of Michigan (IAM), are now using in the debate over Michigan’s auto insurance system. Read More
You’ve got roses, a romantic dinner and the diamond ready to go, but if you’re getting engaged this Valentine’s Day, you may want to include a prenuptial agreement in your planning. Read More