Food Service & Agriculture

Growers, processors and distributors


Partners opening urban Cuban restaurant

October 19, 2018
A pair of business partners are bringing a taste of Cuba to Grand Rapids next week. Read More

Winery opens suburban tasting room

October 18, 2018
A West Michigan winery has opened a new tasting room in a Grand Rapids suburb. Read More

Grocery chain appoints SVP

October 17, 2018
A locally based grocery chain has promoted an executive to be its senior vice president of center store and fresh merchandising. Read More

Brewpub opens doors

October 16, 2018
A new brewpub has opened in the region as part of a four-phase urban revitalization project. Read More

Brewery releases spiced porter

October 15, 2018
A local brewery has released a new spiced porter. Read More

Asian-Pacific Festival producing Taste of Asia downtown

October 15, 2018
A fundraiser downtown this week will support an international festival in Grand Rapids. Read More

Innovation always at the forefront for R&A

Beer distribution software has landed company 110 distributors doing $10 billion in beverage sales last year.

October 12, 2018
Rutherford and Associates is making waves in the beer distribution network. Read More

Farmers express hope over milk pact

The agreement, which has yet to be signed, would open export avenues to Canada.

October 12, 2018
A new trade agreement between the U.S. and Canada might benefit dairy farmers in Michigan. Read More

Economist: Recession likely late next year

However, GVSU’s Paul Isely says this recession shouldn’t be as bad as 2008’s.

October 12, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The next recession is on its way. Read More

Brewery releasing IPA in cans

October 12, 2018
A local brewery is set to release its first brew in cans. Read More