Food Service & Agriculture

Growers, processors and distributors


Food brand rolls out line of meat alternatives

February 19, 2020
A food maker in the region will start selling the first item in a line of “meat-like” offerings next month. Read More

Food entrepreneur opening pair of Downtown Market shops

February 14, 2020
A food merchant is officially opening his next two ventures inside the Grand Rapids Downtown Market. Read More

Company names food and beverage lead for downtown hotels

February 14, 2020
A new executive has been named to oversee food and beverage operations for five hotels downtown. Read More

Restaurateurs planning new concept in suburb

February 13, 2020
The owners of a Mexican restaurant in downtown Grand Rapids are planning to open a new eatery in Ada Village. Read More

Family farm to auction off land

February 13, 2020
A local family farm is auctioning off almost 300 acres. Read More

Entrepreneur opens suburban bakery

February 11, 2020
An entrepreneur who has been operating a startup bakery for almost four years has put down temporary roots north of town. Read More

Harvest of Battle Creek partners with national company

Harvest Health & Recreation has dispensaries in six other states, but this is the first in Michigan.

February 7, 2020
A national cannabis company entered the Michigan market. Read More

Butterball Farms remolds business model

Maker of specialty and flavored butters creates two divisions to protect and grow revenue.

February 7, 2020
Butterball Farms has had stable revenue during the past four years, but CEO Mark Peters recently decided it was time to make some changes to advance into growth mode. Read More

Brewery to host new festival

February 7, 2020
A local Grand Rapids brewery is kicking off beer month with an inaugural barrel-aged beer and music festival. Read More

Restaurant group replacing tapas joint with beach bar

February 6, 2020
A local restaurant group is closing a small plates eatery and replacing it with a different concept from its existing portfolio. Read More