Food Service & Agriculture

Growers, processors and distributors


Downtown tavern opens

October 14, 2019
A tavern serving up American cuisine has opened downtown. Read More

Report pegs beer's impact at $38.5 million

Anderson Economic Group study shows an increase of more than $26 million from four years ago.

October 14, 2019
A new study released by Experience Grand Rapids shows a $38.5 million economic impact from beer tourism last year. Read More

90 West Michigan sub restaurants getting new look

October 14, 2019
Sub restaurants across the region are being re-designed as part of two corporate initiatives. Read More

WMU rolls out student-created wine as fundraiser

Profits from Bronconess will go toward scholarships for leadership and business strategy students.

October 11, 2019
In its latest philanthropic venture, Western Michigan University recently began selling a new wine brand designed by students. Read More

Partnership leads to coffee-flavored CBD gummy

Saugatuck’s Uncommon Coffee Roasters collaborates with Chicago-based Half Day CBD on new product.

October 11, 2019
An encounter between Uncommon Coffee Roasters in Saugatuck and Chicago-based Half Day CBD has produced new coffee-flavored, CBD-infused gummies in an emerging market for recreational cannabis in West Michigan. Read More

Grand Rapids sets rules for recreational marijuana facilities

Six-month window allows city time to finalize application and establish fees for licenses.

October 11, 2019
Grand Rapids has met the state-imposed deadline for establishing recreational marijuana ordinances. Read More

Gordon Food Service plans distribution center

October 11, 2019
A local food distributor and retailer is planning to build a new 500,000-square-foot distribution center out of state. Read More

Steakhouse opens doors

October 10, 2019
There's a new steakhouse in town. Read More

Grand Rapids is 25th best 'foodie' city in US

October 8, 2019
A new report says Grand Rapids is among the best culinary hotspots in the country. Read More

Spirit makers medal at international competition

October 8, 2019
Several West Michigan spirit makers made a name for themselves in New York. Read More